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Amandla Stenberg Directed, Shot & Edited a Short Film titled 'The Yellow Wallpaper' - Watch it Now

Photo of Tambay A. Obenson By Tambay A. Obenson | Shadow and Act June 18, 2014 at 8:48PM

Stenberg, who's just 15 years old, may have behind-the-camera aspirations
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Thanks to Orlando Jones for the heads-up on Twitter (he co-stars with Amandla Stenberg in Fox's "Sleepy Hollow," playing father and daughter).

Here's a short film directed, shot and edited (yup, she did all of that) by Stenberg titled, "The Yellow Wallpaper," which is based on the short story by Charlotte Perkins Gilman, that documents the experiences of a woman who's suffering from a mental illness, when she moves into an old house to help clear her mind.

Apparently (or maybe not-so much) Stenberg, who's just 15 years old by the way, might have behind-the-camera aspirations; Or it may just be a passing fancy. 

The short is classified as "a student film," by the way.

Did I mention she directed, shot and edited the 13 1/2-minute piece? 

Watch it below:

This article is related to: Amandla Stenberg, Shorts


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