SAVING FATHER

SAVING FATHER

A short narrative film about a daughter trying to convince her widowed, actively dating father to take an HIV test and his resistance to the idea. 

Ebbe Bassey - Actor/Writer/Producer

Directed by - Rosalyn Coleman Williams

Ebbe Bassey was born in the Bronx but raised cross the Atlantic in the city of Calabar, Nigeria, West Africa.   She attended the William Esper Studio and under the tutelage of the estimable Maggie Flanigan honed her craft as a method actor.  Ms. Bassey went on to be a co-founding member of the Tupu Kweli Theatre  Company through which she explored socially conscious work such as the award nominated Reality, TRAPPED, Guilty But Mentally Ill, One Wishetc.  She has worked with estimable companies such as the Classical Theatre of Harlem (Medea), Manhattan Theatre Source (Swift Encounter), 29th Street Rep/PACT (Issues), Manhattan Repertory Theatre (Behind Mountains are mountains). 

 

The Cast

 Ebbe Bassey

Ebbe Bassey

 Hisham Tawfiq

Hisham Tawfiq

 Robert Tyler

Robert Tyler

 Jeorge Bennett Watson

Jeorge Bennett Watson