Suicide by Sunlight - still

You should be familiar with NYU grad and filmmaker Nikyatu Jusu, whose work we've covered quite thoroughly in the past. Nikyatu is the helmer of the acclaimed shorts African Booty Scratcher and Say Grace Before Drowning. She was also the winner of the Shadow and Act Filmmaker Challenge for the screenplay of her short film Black Swan Theory.

And now, Jusu's upcoming web series, Suicide by Sunlight, has released its promo teaser. Sunlight centers on "daywalking Black Vampyres protected by added melanin roam modern day NYC. RAYN, a half vamp+half human hybrid rejects her vampyre lineage while hunting for the right human mate."

You can follow the web series' progress on Facebook HERE.

While we await the first episode, here's your first look: