Films

Raise it up for Ma Dukes

Feature/In Production



In 2006 celebrated hip-hop producer J Dilla died from Lupus. Without health insurance his mother, Maureen "Ma Dukes" Yancey, mortgaged her home and life saving's to help save her beloved son. In 2008 she lost her home and learned that her son's estate would be turned over to the government due to the overwhelming debt brought on by his disease. Today Ma Dukes is not only fighting for her son's estates, she is also fighting the same disease that took her son. Raise it up for Ma Dukes.
 


 

Bend & Bow

USA2008 | Run time: 7 min. Format: DV

Natalia Paruz reveals the moment that changed her life and how she
came to be known as the "Saw Lady" to millions of New York subway riders.

Official Selection 2008 Hot Docs International Film Festival
Official Selection 2008 Dokufest International Film Festival
Official Selection 2008 Detroit Docs International Film Festival
Official Selection 2009 Big Sky Documentary Film Festival

Available for rent on Netflix


Blind Faith: A Film About Seeing

USA2007 | Run time: 7 min. |  Format: DV

"Blind Faith: A Film about Seeing" reconsiders the notion of "disability," the creative space between light and dark as a collaboration and act of faith.

Official Selection Hot Docs International Film Festival 2007
Official Selection Big Sky Film Festival 2008
Official Selection Picture This Film Festival 2010
Official Selection Limelight Film Festival 2010




Shadows of Guilt

USA2007 | Run time: 23 min. | Director: Dana Bartle | Format: HD

Are there some debts to society that can never be repaid? Gregory Frederick took a life and paid with twenty-seven years of his own before struggling to reenter society. As he grapples with his newfound freedom, this film explores what it means to live in the shadow of guilt. 

Network premiere on the Documentary Channel
and on NYC-TV, Monday, September 15th, 2008 at 8pm.