Our concept trailer, filmed on location in New Orleans!


Baakir Tyehimba shares his story about how he worked to turn an abandoned lot into a green space for the children in his neighborhood. Baakir's story inspired the short film, The Lot. Baakir lives in the Algiers neighborhood of New Orleans and owns and operates Blackstar Books and Caffe.

Watch interviews with the cast and crew of THE LOT to hear what working on this film means to them:

Escalante Lundy "Grady"

Navoj Decay "Sonny"

Justus Breston "Christian"

The Director of Photography, DJ McConduit

Producer, Megan Grogan

Glendon Hobgood "Josh"