Feature / Transgenerational Docudrama -- Late Production
2019 HotDocs Pitch Forum Cuban Hat Award for Best Pitch
2018 IFP Filmmaker Lab
A poet composes a cinematic love letter to his grandmother as his homophobic aunt and drag queen uncle wage war over her estate in Hokes Bluff, Alabama.
Short / Fever Dream Version of the Feature
A lyrical meditation exploring personal family relationships, archetypes and myths through a variety of means & textures.
7 must-see short films at the 2018 New Orleans Film Festival
Feature — In Development
2017 Purple List Recipient
(As seen in the Hollywood Reporter)
A young white girl discovers her magic as she fantasizes about joining a black step team in order to escape her racist father.
Please note: this teaser is made with Barbie Dolls and voiced by the actual people who inspired the characters.
I do not intend to execute the film in this manner.
Feature / Horror -- In Development
Vestal, a young girl in 1930s Alabama makes a deal with the devil that comes due after she becomes a 1980s gospel music queen.
Television Drama – In Development
After their father’s death and four years of silence between them, two half-sisters are forced to reunite and face the things they’ve buried in the suddenly changing landscape of their hometown, Hokes Bluff, Alabama.
Sandra Ifraimova Award, chosen by Spike Lee
Narrative Feature – In Development
Five aging beauty queens in the Florida panhandle race to hide their deepest secrets when they agree to be the subjects of a reality television show.
Narrartive Short film – Premiered at Sidewalk Film Festival. East coast premiere at Charleston Film Festival.
Two half-sisters, one a local beautician, one an up and coming country music star, are forced into reuniting long enough to bury their dead father.