A feature length documentary that tracks the lives of three African American boys over six years as they grow up in the rural North Carolina county of Bertie. The film is an in-depth look at family, community, generational poverty, and educational inequity. The film premiered on POV PBS August 2017 and is currently available via iTunes / Amazon / Google Play / DVD For more info: raisingbertie.com Role: Director of Photography / Producer Produced by: Beti Films & Kartemquin Films
A collaborative project focused on helping put an end to violence on the streets of Chicago. The #ChicagoPeacePin was designed by Peabe and Jamielyn Costes and sold to raise money for organizations in Chicago that are helping youth development. For more info: #ChicagoPeacePin Role: Director / Director of Photography / Colorist / Editor of both photo & video content Collaborators: Peabe & Jamielyn Costes
A Delicious Sample of My Work
A reelof my work. Shot/Edit/Colored
This intimate feature documentary follows the 12-year journey of two African-American families pursuing the promise of opportunity through the education of their sons. Awarded Sundance Special Jury Prize in 2013 & Best Documentary Emmy in 2014 For more info: American Promise Role: Director of Photography Produced by:Rada Film Group
The Side Project
A collaboration with the talented saxophone quartet The Side Project. A musical web series that is both streamed live and put online. The musicians perform one song with a guest singer in a unique space every episode.
Collaboration with artist Paul Burn for Grizzly show in New York at Flux Factory. Sculpture by Paul and video installation If not you who? by Paul and me Role: Director / Director of Photography / Editor / Bad Actor