Director & Screenwriter
I'm a director & screenwriter known for "Love & Basketball" & "The Secret Life of Bees."
Communicating / Sharing Stories
Day to Day
As a director, I go through shots, am the first person on set, have breakfast, walk through the day, crew and cast arrive, do a rehearsal, then start shooting. At the end of the day, I thank the crew, watch dailies of the previous day's work, create a shot list, and go to bed.
Advice for Getting Started
Here's the first step for everyone
Learn your craft. Put in the work.
My career is related to what I studied. I'd recommend the path I took: