"A captivating exploration of the terrifying world of sleep paralysis and demonic presence."
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A desperate young woman seeks the help of the family black sheep in hopes of saving herself from a sleep paralysis demon before nightmare and reality collide.
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Kalimba is a short film directed by Robbie J. Atkinson. It is a culmination of her prior commercial film knowledge as well as newly-learned elements obtained from the Sundance Institute's online courses where Atkinson studied under Tessa Blake [American Horror Story] and Owen Egerton [Blood Fest].
Kalimba is a segment of the feature script [of the same name] that she co-wrote with her late Father, Rob K. Atkinson and was inspired by films like “The Conjuring” and “Hereditary”.
This short is her professional narrative directorial debut.