Work

INDEPENDENT DOCUMENTARY PROJECTS

2013 Director | Producer | Writer
 Free Angela & All Political Prisoners, a feature documentary on 
 activist Angela Davis’ crime and flight from the FBI in 1970 
 Realside Productions, A film by Shola Lynch
2005 Director | Producer | Writer
 Chisholm ’72 — Unbought & Unbossed, a feature documentary on 
 Shirley Chisholm’s historic bid for the 1972 presidential nomination
 Realside Productions, A film by Shola Lynch

WORK FOR HIRE

2014 Director | Producer | Writer
 Harry Belafonte Humanitarian Award Tribute
 The Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences 
 The Oscars Governor's Awards
2014 Director | Writer
 Monkey Business aka Economic Inequality
 "We The Economy" 20 Short Films You Can't Afford To Miss
 Vulcan Productions/Cinelan
2013 Director | Writer
 Runner
 ESPN, IX for IX series
2013 Director | Writer
 Imagine a Future: One Black Teen’s Journey to Self-Esteem
 Proctor & Gamble, "My Black is Beautiful" Campaign
2010 Director | Producer | Writer
 The Story of Mellon Mays Undergraduate Fellowship
 Andrew W. Mellon Foundation
2010 Director | Producer | Writer
 Angela Davis. A contemporary look at Angela Davis’ academic work and  activism
 Arte TV (France)
2009 Director | Producer
 The Hip Hop Reverend, a feature documentary on Reverend Yearwood, 
 President of the Hip Hop Caucus and an environmental activist
 Discovery Channel
2008 Director | Producer | Writer
 Lessons From Little Rock: A National Report Card, a one-hour 
 documentary on the 50th anniversary of integration in Little Rock, 
 Arkansas as a launching pad to examine the state of black education
 TV One
2007 Consulting Producer
 Respect Yourself: The Stax Story, a two-hour documentary on the 
 Memphis soul label and its artists
 PBS - Great Performances
2007 Director| Producer | Writer
 Frank Lucas, a one-hour documentary on ‘70s Harlem heroin drug 
 dealer Frank Lucas for the American Gangster TV series
 BET - Black Entertainment Television
2006 Director |Producer | Writer
 Nicky Barnes, a one-hour documentary on ‘70s Harlem drug kingpin 
 Nicky Barnes for the American Gangster TV series
 BET - Black Entertainment Television
2006 Director | Producer | Writer | Reporter
 Incarcerated, three segments reporting on incarceration in America
 Anderson Cooper 360°
 CNN
2004 Director | Producer | Writer
 “I Represent,” A get out the vote public service announcement
 CompareDecideVote.org
2001 Co-producer
 EveryOther, a short doc on the 2000 Census and Racial Identity 
 for Matters of Race as part of the Race in America TV series
 PBS - ROJA Productions, a film by Orlando Bagwell 
 and Jacquie Jones
2000 Associate Producer
 Do You Believe in Miracles? a documentary on the 1980 US Olympic 
 Hockey Team
 HBO Sports
2000 Associate Producer
 Jazz, a ten part, nineteen-hour, documentary series on the story of 
 jazz music
 PBS - Florentine Films, A film by Ken Burns
1997 Associate Producer
 Frank Lloyd Wright, a two part documentary on American architect 
 Frank Lloyd Wright
 PBS - Florentine Films, A film by Ken Burns

SELECT GRANTS AND FUNDERS

The Ford Foundation
Creative Capital
Paul Robeson Fund for Independent Media
New York State Council on the Arts
Vinmont Foundation
Corporation for Public Broadcasting
National Black Programming Consortium
Sundance Documentary Fund
Tribeca Film Institute

Camille and William Cosby
Bette Midler
Oprah Winfrey
Jada Pinkett Smith