Case 39

  • Directors: Christian Alvart
  • Producers: Lisa Bruce, Steve Golin, Alix Madigan, Kevin Misher
  • Writers: Ray Wright
  • Genres: Horror, Thriller
  • Actors: Jodelle Ferland, Bradley Cooper, Ian McShane

Social worker Emily Jenkins (Renee Zellweger) thinks she has seen it all until she meets her newest, most mysterious case, troubled 10-year old Lilith Sullivan (Jodelle Ferland). Emily’s worst fears are confirmed when the parents try to kill Lilith, their only daughter[1]. Emily saves her and decides to take her in herself until the right foster family comes along, only to find out the girl is not nearly as innocent as she thought. The girl seems to be more dangerous than what she really seemed like. Emily finds her self stuck in this situation and decides to go to the girls parents. The mother is convinced that she is burning, so she decides to go to the father, and the father said the only way to get rid of her is to kill her. [2]

Wonderful World

  • Directors: Joshua Goldin
  • Producers: Miranda Bailey, Matthew Leutwyler, Glenn Williamson
  • Writers: Joshua Goldin
  • Genres: Drama, Romance
  • Actors: Matthew Broderick, Sanaa Lathan, Michael K Williams, Jodelle Ferland

Ben Singer (Matthew Broderick) is a former children’s singer whose misanthropic worldview leads him to an isolated existence. When his Senegalese roommate Ibou (Michael K. Williams) falls into a diabetic coma and is taken to the hospital, his sister Khadi (Sanaa Lathan) arrives from Senegal to take care of him. After Khadi and Ben eventually fall in love, circumstances lead Ben to reconsider his way of thinking.