Muscle Memory is a conceptual nonlinear short film that follows Tariq, who makes his living as a hoofer like his late father, Yayha. On the anniversary of Yahya's death, he dedicates a dance to him, triggering childhood memories.
Muscle Memory has screened at "The Woodstock Film Festival: Short Film, Big Stories Showcase," "Palm Springs Shortfest," "New Filmmakers LA," and is the winner of the "2021 National Board of Review Student Grant".
A Film By Us All
Director: Saladin White II
Writers: Saladin White II, Lexx Truss
Executive Producers: Grace Leone, Nick Leone, Shirlene White, Saladin White, Kariemah White-Mack, Khayri Mack, Khayriyyah Chandler, Brandon Chandler, Akima Redding, Valarie Yvonne Pearson
Producers: Najah Issata Diop, Kariemah White,
Cast: Khalil Munir, Ibn Mayes, Nakia Dillard, Che Howard, Saleemah B. Curtis