‘Brief Tender Light’ stars Sante, Fidelis, Billy and Philip (left to right), dressed in graduation caps and gowns, walk towards the camera on the MIT campus.

'Brief Tender Light' follows the lives of African immigrant students in MIT.

Photo by Arthur Musah.

This Documentary Captures the African Student Experience in the U.S.

Inspired by his own experience, Arthur Musah, in Brief Tender Light, follows the lives of four young Africans who began their journey in the U.S. as students of MIT, adding a fresh and insightful perspective into the canon of African immigrant stories.