other - Short Film

other is a short film written/starring Vanessa Baden Kelly, directed by Xavier Burgin. Trailer 1 Trailer 2 -- Official Selection - 2018 San Diego Black Film Festival Official Selection - 2018 Pan African Film Festival -- SYNOPSIS: In the wake of tragedy and racial tension in Charlottesville, one black woman must find a way to navigate he[...]

Project Greenlight Winner Announced!

Thank you to everyone who voted. I'm proud to announce our team won the Project Greenlight "Ode to Coffee First" video contest. It took a lot of grassroots work and reaching out to over 2000 people individually, but it was worth it! Watch the winner announcement video below. If you haven't already watch our film, you can see it here!  To read th[...]

A Black Twitter Date

My latest film, A Black Twitter Date, premiered on Monday! Blavity, this super awesome company, reached out to me with the opportunity, and I couldn't resist. Two days later, it's already hit over 700,000 views! When I first announced it on twitter I definitely wasn't expecting it to receive so much love! I directed #BlackTwitterDate for [...]