For Ahkeem details Shelton's obstacles as a teen parent and living in a marginalized neighborhood on the city's north side. She, along with the film's Executive Producer, Jeff Truesdell, joined us on FOX 2 News in the Morning with more about the film.
For Ahkeem will run through October 26 at the 24:1 Cinema located at 6755 Page Avenue, in Pagedale. The two-year-old theater is run by Beyond Housing, an organization committed to the regeneration communities on the city’s north side, that provide a backdrop to the film’s coming-of-age narrative.
For Ahkeem’s limited theatrical run also includes theaters in New York and Los Angeles and Washington, D.C.
To learn more visit forahkeemfilm.com
To purchase tickets visit 24-1cinema.com/movie/For_Ahkeem.