Virginia Film Festival 2016: Darnell Lamont Walker

Filmmaker Darnell Lamont Walker at the Virginia Film Festival, November 3, 2016

Sean McCord speaks with filmmaker Darnell Lamont Walker whose documentary Seeking Asylum will be shown at the Virginia Film Festival on Sunday, November 6.

Walker’s film documents his experience leaving the U.S. in search of a safe space, traveling through other countries in the wake of injustice and tyranny against African-American citizens. He is now a resident of South Africa.

Seeking Asylum will be shown alongside Anywhere But Here by Lorenzo Dickerson.