Counting the Dead
One former city librarian's fifty-year-long quest to find the names of those who died in the 1906 San Francisco Earthquake and Fire.
2014 - Regional Finalist, Student Academy Awards
2014 - Real to Reel International Film Festival
2014 - Bay Area Student Showcase at the Pacific Film Archive
2014 - Mill Valley Film Festival
2014 - BendFilm Festival
2014 - United Nations Association Film Festival
2014 - Audience Choice Award for Documentary Short Form, International Film Festival of the Cinematic Arts, Los Angeles
2014 - DOC NYC
2014 - San Francisco Public Library public screening
2015 - Dam Short Film Festival
2015 - Big Sky Documentary Film Festival
2015 - Sebastopol Documentary Film Festival
2015 - Black Maria Film Festival
With a few hours leave from their container ships, seafarers from around the world reflect on their lives away from home.
- 2014 - NewFilmmakers New York
- 2014 - Student Documentary Screening, Stanford University
- 2015 - Sebastopol Documentary Film Festival
- 2015 - Black Maria Film Festival
co-directed by Kristine Stolakis
2014 / 7:33 min / Digital, Color
A circus artist brings to life a forgotten history of African American performance.
- 2014 - San Francisco Black Film Festival
- 2014 - Harlem International Film Festival
Living in Paradise
A critical but balanced look at the cruise ship industry's presence in Haiti. Told through the voices of the local community, the film raises key questions about the juxtaposition of luxury tourism and the fantasy of the Caribbean in the Western Hemisphere's poorest country.
- 2010 - Student Documentary Screening, Yale University