IT’S OFFICIAL — I’M DGA! Frankly, I never thought that I would become a member of the Directors Guild of America (DGA), but it’s now official, and I am grinning from ear to ear. Queen Sugar kissed and signed in to the guild by my Sisters in Cinema Ava DuVernay, Neema Barnette and Julie Dash, I am in fabulous company … Read More
DIRECTING QUEEN SUGAR EPISODE 310 My directorial debut for episodic television is for the show Queen Sugar. Titled Here Beside the River, the episode will air today, Wednesday, August 1, 2018, 10:o00 p.m. EST. I’m excited. Very excited — and not just for personal reasons. Ava DuVernay’s Queen Sugar is historic. Ava not only brought the novel of the same name to … Read More
12-HOUR TWITTER TAKEOVER by FEMALE FILMMAKERS To usher in Women’s History mMnth, ARRAY, filmmaker Ava DuVernay’s film collective, interviewed 30 women filmmakers on Twitter. I was glad to be part of the lineup, which included sisters of cinema who have created powerful films Take a look.
Thanks Ava Very appreciative to @avaduvernay for the shout out during her acceptance speech at Black Girls Rock — View the Clip!