The Tested

4 - The Tested - The drama is based on the award-winning 2005 short film of the same name is directed by Russell Costanzo, and it stars Aunjanue EllisArmando RiescoTobias Truvillion and Michael Morris Jr. The film explores the complex relationship between mother and son grieving a family member. 


The Tested, which won Grand Jury Prizes for Best Film and Best Narrative feature at the 2011 American Black Film Festival, is described by Sam Pollard, its Award-winning producer and editor, as a "real" film that will provoke audiences to debate "from a social and racial perspective long after the credits roll."