CIFF47: PSQ March 22 – April 1, 2023 | Streams April 2 – April 9, 2023

The Inventor

Year: 2021
Country: United States of America
Language: English
Run Time: 15 minutes

The Inventor

In July 1916, Garrett Morgan and his brother Frank risked their lives to save miners trapped in an underground inferno using an invention of Morgan's own making. But the morning newspapers left their heroic efforts out of the story entirely.

CIFF46 Screenings

Allen Theatre

Friday, April 08, 2022 at 12:05 PM

CIFF46 Streams On Demand

Sunday, April 10, 2022 at 11:00 AM -
Sunday, April 17, 2022 at 11:59 PM

Streams Access: United States and US Territories
Accessibility (?)
Closed Captions: Yes
Audio Description: No
English Subtitles: No

Related Event
46th CIFF College Program

Shorts Programs
Shorts Program 12
FilmSlam - Black Cinema


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Philip Musey, Cabral Clements, Adrianna Carter, John Dierre Welch, Cameron Carr

Philip Musey

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Philip Musey

Principal Cast
Keith Arthur Bolden, Armeen Acy, Christina Leidel, Chris Hallowes

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Cleveland Leadership Center

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