Ming of Harlem:Twenty One Storeys in the Air
Director: Phillip Warnell
Cast: Antoine Yates
Country of Origin: USA, UK 2014 71 mins.
Released by Soda Pictures
A documentary exploring secret lives, behavior and extreme levels of human-beast intimacy and communication, focusing on the ‘only in New York’ story of Antoine Yates and his cohabitation in a Harlem high-rise with Ming, a five-hundred-pound tiger and Al, a seven-foot alligator, combined with filmic observation of predators in domesticated geographies. Soda Pictures.