Award-winning filmmaker returns to Jax

LaCora Stephens is a filmmaker with local ties. She returns to the River City to showcase her award winning short film 7 Sharp at this weekend’s Jacksonville Film Festival. The movie dives into the classic story of 3 generations of black women dealing with long buried secrets, trauma and the ways those can eat at the familial infrastructure. 7 Sharp premieres at Jacksonville Film Festival Saturday at 2pm at the San Marco Theater.

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