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Cypher (The)

Country: USA, Language: English, 15 mins

  • Director: Letia Solomon
  • Writer: Wes Akwuobi; C. Craig Patterson
  • Producer: Anne Brashier

CGiii Comment

The only thing wrong with this film is the direction.

Powerful words and no atmosphere. This should have been mighty...but, it's not. At times, bordering on soap!


The Cypher Trailer from L. Solo Productions on Vimeo.

The(ir) Blurb...

With his reputation and a potential record deal on the line, Khalil confronts his opponent and defends his secret during a freestyle competition.

Cast & Characters

Kerrice Brooks as Kiki
Nigel Cox as Khalil
Michael Devon as K.O.
Juan Gil as Marc
O'Shay Neal as Yung Reap
Teroy Roberts as Kid on Stoop
Alexander Robinson as Trev
Nelcie Souffrant as Roxy