Hair Love, an Oscar-nominated animated short film from Matthew A. Cherry, tells the heartfelt story of an African American father learning to do his daughter�s hair for the first time.
Matthew A. Cherry (Executive Producer, �BlacKkKlansman�)
Everett Downing Jr. (Animator, "Up")
Bruce W. Smith (Creator, �The Proud Family,� Animator, �The Princess and the Frog�)
Karen Rupert Toliver
Monica A. Young
Matthew A. Cherry
David Steward II
Peter Ramsey (�Spider-Man: Into the Spider-Verse�)
Frank Abney (Animator, �Toy Story 4�)
Issa Rae (�Insecure�) as Zuri's mother
Yara and Keri Shahidi
Dwayne Wade Jr.
Daniel D. Crawford
Lion Forge Animation
Matthew A. Cherry Entertainment
The project is a collaboration with Sony Pictures Animation that was launched as a Kickstarter campaign in 2017 with a fundraising goal of $75,000. Strong support led to the campaign amassing nearly $300,000, making it the most highly-funded short film campaign in Kickstarter history.