Production May 2019
GENRE: Feature Crime Drama
PRODUCER: Jake Yanowski, Charles Officer
DIRECTOR: Charles Officer
WRITER: Charles Officer & Wendy “Motion” Braithwaite
Akilla’s Escape is a crime tale that follows 38-year-old narcotics trader Akilla Brown. When a routine drug deal lands him in the centre of a robbery, he captures 13-year-old Sheppard, a Jamaican gunman linked to the same multi-national crime organization he belonged to as a teenager. Over the course of one night, Akilla and Sheppard come to realize they need each other to survive.