Some of these were originally posted here, others “went out” there, somewhere.
‘There Were So Many Times When It Didn’t Seem Possible’
An interview with the director Lisa D’Apolito, of the documentary Love, Gilda, published in NoFilmSchool.
Milwaukee Film Festival
Inside the guts of a film festival, the filmmaker’s view.
Mumbai, London, Barcelona
A trip abroad for a client yields personal reflections.
72 Hours: a Brooklyn Love Story?
Feature film, written and directed by yours truly. Available on Amazon & Starz Network.
Black and Tan
On an America riven with racial divide.
An Inclusive Mayor Would Be Nice
I created a vine video and wrote a short essay for the New York Times in the run-up to the mayoral election.
Worlds Collide on Twitter
A short essay for the New York Times on pitfalls of social media and the joys of Basketball Twitter.
A Million Views (And Then Some) on Obama’s Inauguration
An essay that was posted in both the Huffington Post and Advertising Age on the burgeoning visibility of people of color via social media.
Seeing the City
Remembrance of a great teacher.
A trip to the Florida Keys.
The Junkyard Dog
The first blog post on here that I really loved.
Sukes and Raaf Went on a Road Trip
Impressionistic video essay of a cross-country trip.