WI/Il Short Slot 1

Tickets go on sale on Friday, February 19th


Don’t miss the moderated Q&A session with filmmakers from:


Thu Feb 27, 2020 – 7:30 pm | Hendricks Arts Center
Sat Feb 29, 2020 – 12:00 pm | La Casa Grande

Blackbird, Fly

Directed by Jay Winter
Narrative Short
USA | 7 min | 2020

Blackbird Fly is a short fantasy piece about Raven Wilkinson. Seen through the mind of a young girl named Gabby. This is the first in a series called “Medusa Girls” that features woman throughout history, seen as girls that dared to dream!

Blackbird, Fly, poster | Jay Winters, Director

Jay is thrilled to be sharing this short film with audiences. She hopes everyone becomes a fan of Raven Wilkinson and take up ballet or at least supports it!

Jay Winters

Jay Winters is a multi-talented filmmaker, actress, director, writer, editor and producer.
In “Blackbird, Fly” she co-wrote, directed, produced and edited.

Film Information

Director: Jay Winters
Country: USA
Year: 2020
Language: English
Runtime: 7 min.
Rated: G


Writers: Jay Winters, Alyson Chavez
Producers: Gabriella Mancuso, Kristin Peterson, Mary Chuy, Alyson Chavez, Joseph Mancuso, Jay Winters

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