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BRAVE GIRLS
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In one of the oldest towns in India, a group of young women are rewriting tradition. The day before her final exam, Apsana runs from her arranged marriage so that she can continue going to school.  Two months later, her friend Karishma disappears with her childhood sweetheart. Brave Girls follows their journey for self determination and love.

FLY BY LIGHT
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DC youth embark on a journey to the mountains to break the cycles of violence and rewrite their future. Produced by One Common Unity in association with Meridian Hill Pictures.

VOICES FROM WITHIN
Found not guilty by reason of insanity, two long-term residents of Saint Elizabeths, Washington DC’s public psychiatric hospital, use video diaries to share their daily struggles with mental illness, isolation, and the journey for redemption. Co-directed and produced with Joy Haynes. Produced by  Meridian Hill Pictures.

WALK WITH ME
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Against the backdrop of historical moments of social change, “Walk With Me” follows three women who use theater to inspire, stir and animate our democracy. Co-directed and produced with Tanisha Christie. Now available for rent on amazon, vudu, and google play.

CHOCOLATE CITY
In 2003, over 400 families from the Arthur Capper’s housing project in South East Washington DC were forced from their homes as part of a massive nation-wide redevelopment program. “Chocolate City” explores the rapid gentrification of Washington DC through the eyes of a group of women who are fighting to return to their neighborhood. Co-directed with Sam Wild.

IGUAL QUE TÚ
 “Igual Que Tú” takes you through a week in the life of six immigrant day laborers living in Washington DC, on a journey to find the American Dream in an Home Depot parking lot.  Watch each of their digital portraits here.