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Running Time: 7 minutes 43 seconds

Documentary Short


Mentoring Matters

Melody’s Story has just entered the festival circuit, where it has won Best Inspirational Short and received the Best Documentary Honorable Mention at the Imagine Rain Independent Film Awards!


A Good Porpoise Productions Film in association with StreetWise Partners

We are grateful to Melody Atumah, Stephanie Howard, and StreetWise Partners, for helping us to tell Melody's compelling story.

Director:  Elisabeth Ness
Starring:  Melody Okwuchukwu Atumah & Stephanie Howard
Executive Producer: Shari Krull, StreetWise Partners
Producers: Elisabeth Ness & Ed Nescot
Associate Producer: Ravali Ceyyur
Cinematographers: Scott Wagner & Ed Nescot
Editors: Elisabeth Ness & Ed Nescot
Sound Design: Jay Pellizzi
Color Grading & VFX: Ed Nescot
Lower Third Titles Design: Gary Garnczarczyk
Sound Recording: Scott Wagner
Additional Photography: Elisabeth Ness
Production Assistant: Jenna Sofia
Special Thanks: Eric Meehan, Felicia Mgbada

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