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Watch: 2 Clips From Sheldon Candis' feature film debut LUV (Common, Michael Rainey Jr)

Photo of Tambay A. Obenson By Tambay A. Obenson | Shadow and Act June 7, 2012 at 3:18PM

We've posted one or two clips in the past, but I don't recall these. Still no full trailer yet that I'm aware of.
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luv poster

We've posted one or two clips in the past, but I don't recall these. Still no full trailer yet that I'm aware of.

Sheldon Candis' feature film debut, LUV, which stars Common and Michael Rainey Jr, made its debut at the 2012 Sundance Film Festival, in the dramatic competition section.

It continues to tour the film festival circuit, with screenings scheduled for the Champs-Elysées Film Festival (both in Paris and LA), American Black Film Festival, and the Los Angeles Film Festival, all this month alone.

It was also picked up by BET for its TV debut.

Indomina Entertainment acquired the film after its Sundance premiere, with a fall release expected.

The film's official synopsis reads:

An orphaned 11-year-old boy is forced to face the unpleasant truth about his beloved uncle during one harrowing day in the streets of Baltimore. 

Dennis Haysbert, Danny Glover, and Charles S. Dutton also co-star.

Check out the 2 clips below:


LUV de Sheldon Candis by champselyseesfilmfestival


LUV de Sheldon Candis by champselyseesfilmfestival

And below is the first full poster:

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