Mon, Jan 28, 2013 3:46 PM EST

Director and screenwriter [Ryan Coogler took the top two prizes](http://colorlines.com/archives/2013/01/ryan_coogler.html) for dramatic films at Sundance this year. While at USC, Coogler made several short films, including "Locks," the story about a young man in Oakland who wakes up with a heavy heart and decides to take a walk to the local barbershop.