Best of the Fests

Cancelled: PREMATURE

Directed by Rashaad Ernesto Green

USA, 2019, 1h 26min, DCP

Best of the Fests

There are no current or future screenings planned for this film.

This thrillingly well-observed vision of first love and coming-of-age set in contemporary Harlem features an incandescent lead performance from Zora Howard as a young poet whose summer before college is marked by many life changes. An Independent Spirit Award winner.


PREMATURE is a tender ballad—not just about love but age, opportunity, timing—that gets stuck in your head.” – Nick Allen,

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