Creative Work Reel
Various Formats (Super 8, 16mm, & HDV)
This reel contains work from my first films made in 1996, experimental works shot on Super 8 film, to my latest narrative and documentary projects shot on HDV.
Monday Night Pottery
HDV, Observational Documentary, 26 Mins
Strongly influenced by the work of Frederick Wiseman, this film explores a group of local (Greensboro, NC) amateur potters who meet every Monday as a haphazard, yet loving community of artists. Three potters are singled out.
Strength and Beauty
HDV and Super 8, 90 Minutes
By understanding the journey of a ballerina and looking at their lives outside of the stage, this documentary demonstrates that ballet is much more than tutus and tiaras. There is not only beauty in the ballerina, but also a great deal of strength.
16mm, Experimental, 8 Minutes
A cinematic reaction to three classifications of women as defined by the classical ballet figure, Giselle. These threes faces are composed of the complacent woman, the mad woman, and the vengeful woman.
HDV, Narrative, 96 Minutes
Early one morning a gunshot rings throughout a converted Victorian house in downtown Wilmington, NC. The repercussions of this event bring together three neighbors in unexpected ways.
16mm, Narrative, 18 Minutes
A NYC dancer returns to her remote North Carolina home town after blowing out her knee.