The Ball Method

by Lauren Lukow

Lauren Lukow

Biography, Drama
Film Short
Los Angeles, California
"The Ball Method," written and directed by Dagmawi Abebe, tells the true story of Alice Ball (played by Kiersey Clemons of "Dope," "Hearts Beat Loud," "Neighbors 2") an African American woman who found an effective treatment for leprosy at the age of twenty-three in 1915 Hawaii.