Let the Little Light Shine

Let The Little Light Shine

25th TiDF: International Premiere

When a thriving, top-ranked Chicago African American elementary school is threatened to be closed and replaced by a new high school that favors the community’s wealthier residents, parents, students, and educators fight for the elementary school’s survival.

Screening Schedule

No physical screenings scheduled.

Direction: Kevin Shaw
Cinematography: Kevin Shaw
Editing: Kevin Shaw
Sound: Rachel Dickson
Music: Kahil El’Zabar
Production: School Film, LLC, Independed Television Service (ITVS)
Producers: Rachel Dickson
Executive producer: Steve James, Sally Jo Fifer, Erika Dilday, Chris White, Leslie Fields Cruz
Format: DCP
Color: Color
Production Country: USA
Production Year: 2022
Duration: 86'
Contact: The Film Collaborative

Age 14+

Kevin Shaw


2002 Jeremiah Strong (short fiction)
2010 The Street Stops Here
2022 Let the Little Light Shine