Suicide’s Note by Langston Hughes

Filmmaker E’lisha Holmes, A.K.A. E’lisha Jule, approached Langston Hughes’ three-line poem in the same way some poetry filmmakers like to approach haiku, with the text coming at the end as a culmination of, or a response to, the footage. Given the subject matter here, this approach allows an effective, oblique resolution of the film’s mounting tension.

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    Elisha Holmes 30 December, 2015

    Thanks guys for posting this!! :-)

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