student filmmaker

Minty Meets Her Massa: A My First Slavery Book

Happy Thanksgiving everyone! It's been a lot going on recently. I'm graduating film school this semester, I'm going into post-production on my next film, and I'm finishing up the second draft of my feature script. It's a lot, but I'm excited to finish up my time at USC with strong work under my belt. So I wanted to take out the time share my latest piece.[...]

Olde E - Official Trailer

We've got some great news. First, Olde E was chosen as a Kickstarter Staff Pick! “Olde E by Xavier Burgin” ☺ — KSR Staff Picks (@ksr_staff) May 7, 2015 We were also able to raise 110% of our final goal. We have everyone who supported us to thanks! The dope news doesn't end there. The Olde E website is now up and running! [...]

Journey of a Student Filmmaker Part 3: The Wait

For the past few months I've been writing personal essays for the website, The Nu Black. Theses essays have been known as Journey of a Student Filmmaker. Each of these posts display an intimate self-examination of my growth as a filmmaker preparing for the biggest shift in my life. On August 10th, I'll move to California permanently. I'll have an entire s[...]