Film + Video

Film is a tool with which to share brand new perspectives, ways of thinking, and walks of life. Anatola is blessed to be studying Film and Television at the renowned NYU Tisch School of the Arts. Her aim is to tell stories that offer a new lens on race, gender, societal influences on the planet.

Mind Cloud

written, directed, and edited by Anatola Araba

In a world where all thoughts are recorded in an all-knowing database called Mind Cloud, Jonah, the CEO of Mind Cloud software, hires a neuro-hacker to cover up a scandal that could put his entire career in jeopardy.

Created in NYU’s Sight and Sound: Filmmaking workshop with professor Cidney Hue

Symphony in the Sea

written and animated by Anatola Araba

Created in NYU’s Intro to Animation course with professor Matthew J. Christensen.

Little Daughter

written, directed, and edited by Anatola Araba

Little Daughter - Based on the African Children's Story "The Sweetest Song".

The first of 5 short films created in Sight & Sound: Filmmaking at NYU’s Tisch School of the Arts.

To meet class requirements, the film is black + white and MOS (without sound).

Dear Isaac

edited by Anatola Araba

Peer into the psychedelic keyhole to discover the deep blue of the soul. 

A Facets Media Production

Director and Producer: William Isaac Lockhart

Cinematographer: Bryant Norman

Editor: Anatola Araba

Wardrobe: Sean Hinkson

Afropunk Army Music Feature #001

animated by Araba Araba for AFROPUNK Army

Ntu is an NYC-based singer/songwriter and producer from Northern Virginia. Through sultry R&B vocals, twitchy Hip-Hop beats, and electronic experimentalism, he imagines worlds beyond whiteness. “Pile” explores this idea of generational trauma, how we inherit and deal with pain our ancestors carried. But it’s also about how we may find peace in the past as well.

New York Fashion Week 2018 Runway Show

edited by Anatola Araba for ADDY Media

Behold the unique styles of fashion designer Vivienne Tam in her runway show at Style Fashion Week in March 2018. 

Created in association with Addy Media.