Birmingham native director, Ayanna Shon, releases new Christmas movie

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DIRECT-HER Ayanna Shon. (@capturedbyayanna / Instagram)

Birmingham native, Ayanna Shon, is making a name for herself in her most recent release “Christmas Hypnosis”—a comedy-drama film that will have the whole family laughing. Keep reading to find out how to watch and support Ayanna Shon’s newest film.

This Birmingham native will be on the big screen

Following the journey of Nikki and her crazy family during the Christmas season, get ready to laugh and gasp at this film directed by Ayanna Shon. Ayanna started paving her way in the film industry by studying Visual Communication and Film Design at ITT Technical Institute in Bessemer, interning with Clear Communications and working behind the scenes at local theaters. She then went on to open CBA Film Studios in 2015, a full-service production business.

“My goal for the movie is that it becomes a staple comedy Christmas movie. I want this is the movie to be the go-to movie for laughter and a feel-good holiday movie. 

After my grandmother had passed away, I started removing myself from family and friends. It was then when a family member reached out to me with a story that had me dying laughing and I knew I needed to make something of it.”

Ayanna Shon, Director, “Christmas Hypnosis”

Where to watch

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Watch for free on Tubi. (CBA Film Studios / Facebook)

Support the local Birmingham director by watching her film “Christmas Hypnosis”. Here’s the info:

Watch the trailer

Watch NOW on Tubi streaming service

Be on the lookout for Ayanna’s next two films: “The Eye” and “Blood or Not” both releasing in 2023.

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Emma Johnston
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