The Elijah Wells Youth Indie Film Festival (EWYIFF) is a platform to celebrate and inspire the youth to develop their technical and creative skills. The second annual festival will take place on June 2-3, 2017 at the Historic Lyric Theatre Cultural Complex in Overtown. EWYIFF supports young filmmakers and encourages community engagement.
Elijah Wells Films is a Film Production Company based in Miami, FL whose passion is capturing a story through lens. Over the last two years, Elijah Wells Films has become a staple brand in the film industry, specializing in documentary and filmmaking.
Best known for producing the short film “The Gift”, Elijah Wells Films is the company behind the ABFF 2012 Community Short Film Showcase winner. Celebrities from the likes of Mr. Robert Townsend, Jeff Friday, Spike Lee, Omari Hardwick, and Joann Payton have shared the same stage, and supported Elijah Wells Films. The Miami Times classified Elijah Wells as “one of our very own indie filmmaker”. Therefore, we welcome and appreciate your contributions to this event as it will not only help build awareness around young filmmakers in Miami, but also help serve the community.