ROMANCE Best Scene Reading of ELLA, WITNESSING by Rodgers Wilson

The story is inspired by truth events. The first Black female physician completed training in 1905 and starts to practice in a small town in Louisiana. She combats racism,gender discrimination, family struggles and love. By the end of her life, she achieves resolution.


Narration – Sydney Addison-Rudat
Dean Francois – Russell Batcher
Ella – Vanessa Burns

FilmFreeway exclusive Festival:


Producer: Matthew Toffolo

Director: Kierston Drier

Casting Director: Sean Ballantyne

Editor: Kimberly Villarruel

Camera Op: Mary Cox

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