PEARL WAS HERE
MANIC won Best Drama/Dramedy and Shanice Williams won Best Actress in a Drama at NYTVF and Best Actress in a Drama at Series Fest. Next up: Sidewalk Film Festival. Check out the trailer and watch the pilot on HBOGo and HBONow.
We now have over 40 million views on Youtube!
After our premiere at Slamdance, the film went on to screen at numerous festivals and air on Film School Shorts, a national weekly series on PBS. Check out this blog by The MUFF Society to read my reflections on filmmaking, femnism, and the making of Pearl Was Here.
We just won Best Narrative Short and Best Director of a Narrative Short at Queens World Film Festival! Other screenings include: Edinburgh International Film Festival, Mill Valley Film Festival, Underexposed Film Festival, HollyShorts, and Female Eye Festival. Check out our spotlight from the Edinburgh Film Festival in See Short Films!C
JEROME ARTIST FELLOWSHIP
I am excited to announce that I was recently awarded a grant from the Jerome Foundation to support my work as I mount my first feature film The Cow of Queens. Read about the foundation and the other fellows here.