Work type






USA, 12m, Black Magic      


When Syd fears her twin sister will abandon her for a new girlfriend, she uses her scientific invention, a portal to another universe, to finally take control of her life.    


Writer/Director: Nicole Allan

Producer: Maya Korn


Director of Photography: Joe Duva

Editor: Esteban García Vernaza

Production Designer: Claire Wiener

Composer: Leon D. Boykins

Sound Design: Galen Mullins

Cast: Dana Kreitz, Leah Kreitz, Jessica Nahikian     


Contact: Nicole Marie Allan,           



About the Writer/Director

Nicole Allan

Nicole Allan enjoys making character-driven films within different genres, bringing different types of stories together in a fun and truthful way. Outside of Columbia University School of the Arts, she has worked on the feature film King Kelly as production coordinator and associate producer. She enjoys working with actors and has benefitted from some experience in casting. She loves cats, and tea, and contemplating the universe.



About the Producer

Maya Korn

To date, Maya Korn has produced five films. Nicole Allan’s AU is the most recent. Before turning her attention to producing, Maya worked in marketing at The Weinstein Company, BBC America, Pathé Productions, and the Film Society of Lincoln Center on: The MasterOrphan Black Season 2, and NYFF 52. She also gained experience in documentary sales at Submarine Entertainment/Deluxe. She is pursuing her Creative Producing MFA at Columbia University.