A native New Yorker with a southern drawl and west-coast state of mind, Akima's unique voice comes through in her stories.
Akima holds advanced degrees from Spelman College, Emory University, and Regent University, with concentrations in social science and film. She maintains a residence in Atlanta, Georgia with her family but enjoys the many excuses, er.. opportunities, that writing/producing has given them to travel.
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Film (Short and Drama) Casting director When a phone call from a long lost relative turns into the visit from hell, Dr. Riley Kingston transforms and realizes he can make a difference.
Film (Romance) Casting department A story that follows a divorcée who volunteers to move in with her mother-in-law after her husband passes away.
The Bradbury Cellmate
Film (Short, Crime, Drama, Mystery and 2 More) Production manager The Bradbury Cellmate follows hotel-manager Archer,whose mission is to help all who enter his establishment. As Archer attempts to deal with a dangerous, unregistered guest, he's confronted by a mysterious stranger who questions his resolve. As the conversation ensues, Archer must save those in danger, while trying to decide how far he will go to save someone who may be beyond redemption.
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