Amani was nominated for the Best Screenwriter Award for her short film, Miss J, at the BAFTA qualifying Underwire Film Festival 2017 - you can watch Miss J here.
Her most recent project, Portraits, an anthology series of 5 short monologue films, won the Honourable Mention Award for Best Experimental Film at the Vegas Movie Awards 2019 and has been Officially Selected by Dumbo Film Festival 2019, Feel The Reel IFF 2019, and DSOFF 2018. You can watch the series’ trailer here. The episode Portrait of a Vigilante was selected by Micro Acts to screen as part of their curated art film night at Hotel Elephant in October 2018.
Amani has just completed post-production on her second short film Lazy Money, a stoner comedy, which is currently being submitted to festivals. She has two feature scripts in early development.
Amani chatted to Paul Macauley about all things filmmaking recently, you can listen to the podcast interview here.