Amandla Stenberg speaks to the crowd at WE Day in Inglewood, California.  

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Is there anything the young actress can't do?  

Sydney Scott
Apr, 13, 2016

Amandla Stenberg is a Hollywood force in the making.

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The teen activist and actress was recently admitted to NYU, and as part of her application to its prestigious film school, she wrote, produced, directed and edited a short film, Blue Girls Burn Fast.

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There's a minute long teaser on Instagram, but you can watch the full video online as well.

The 20-minute film follows a foster teen named Andy as she navigates school and family life. One day her neighbor, Lea, sneaks into her room and things are never the same after that. The film stars Leeza Lester as Andy and Julia Rochas as Lea. 

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The film is a wonderful glimpse at Amandla's talent as a filmmaker and one of the many reasons we hope to see more of her work in the future. 

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