Triple Beam Dream by Elisha Smith-Leverock - NOWNESS
FILM TITLE: Triple Beam Dream/DIRECTOR'S NAME: Elisha Smith-Leverock/PRODUCTION COMPANY: LIEF/COUNTRY OF ORIGIN: UK/DURATION: 00:03:52/LANGUAGE: ENGLISH/BRAND: GHETTO GASTRO/MUSIC: SOLANGE/CAST: JON GRAY/DIRECTOR OF PHOTOGRAPHY: OLAN COLLARDY
SHORT SYNOPSIS: Triple Beam Dream is a story of transformation and growth, from crack pipes to glass art. Elisha Smith-Leverock takes us on a trippy journey with Ghetto Gastro's founder Jon gray, as he designs his Bronx collective first glassware collab in Murano, Venice, igniting conversation on race, culture, class and inclusion. The film was made for Nowness by Lief with music by Solange.
SHORT DIRECTOR'S BIO: Growing up with one parent serving in the military, frequent relocation became the norm for director Elisha Smith-Leverock. Now based in Berlin, after a decade in London’s Hackney Elisha’s childhood saw her enjoying the perks of experiencing life in several different countries.