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Short Shout - Watch "Soap" ("Watermelon Man" In Reverse)

Photo of Tambay A. Obenson By Tambay A. Obenson | Shadow and Act January 12, 2012 at 2:10PM

A short shout today from a filmmaker who calls himself simply Praheme - a graduate of Howard University and Florida State Film School where he got his MFA.
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A short shout today from a filmmaker who calls himself simply Praheme - a graduate of Howard University and Florida State Film School where he got his MFA.

It's titled Soap, with a synopsis that reads: 

A disgruntle Black man looks for salvation in a mysterious bar of soap, only to find that some problems are more than skin deep.

Watch the 17-minute short film below and share your thoughts in the comments section for the filmmaker, who tells me he's currently working on his feature film debut:

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