Writing for Tablets & Devices,” The Journal of Media Education,

vol. 7, no. 2, (April 2016), pp. 15-20.


How To Shoot Video That Doesn't Suck,” by Steven Stockman,

Workman Publishing. Journal of Film and Video, Vol. 66, No. 3

 (Fall 2014) , pp. 60-62. Book Review.


Just In Time Instruction: A New Model for Film Pedagogy,”

The Journal of Media Education, vol. 5, no 1, (Jan. 2014), pp. 32-34.


Appetites and Anxieties Food, Film, and the Politics of Representation,”

by Cynthia Baron, Diane Carson, Mark Bernard. Wayne State University Press,

Journal of Film and Video, Vol 69 No. 1 (Spring2017), pp. 55-57. Book Review.



*note: The University Film & Video Association (UFVA) is the leading organization for Film Scholars and Professors


“Your Film Is Too Long,” Panel Title: Frameworks for Training the Next Generation of Filmmakers, 2015 UFVA Conference


“How We Teach Directing,“ Panel Title: Acting Like a Director: The Benefits of Student Directors Studying Acting, 2015 UFVA Conference


Moderator, Traditional Formulas and Shifting Contexts: From Scriptwriting to Gaming, Panel at the 2014 UFVA Conference


Moderator, Pedagogy & Collaboration: Creating Teachable Moments & New Models For Pedagogy, 2013 UFVA Conference


“Whitney Houston Saved My Life, ” Juried Script Presentation,

2014 University Film & Video Conference


“Underground,” Juried Script Presentation, 3rd Place

2013 University Film & Video Conference,


• Juried Script Respondent 2014 UFVA Conference

• Juried Script Respondent 2013 UFVA Conference

• Juried Script Respondent 2011 UFVA Conference




• 2011-present. CineStory Screenwriting Competition. International. With over 700 submissions, its winners have written such films as the internationally acclaimed “The Children Of Men,” and worldwide hit, “Iron Man.”


• 2013-2017.  Black Maria Film Festival. International. With over 500 submissions, this Festival travels to locations presenting the best short and experimental films.


• 2012/14/17 Newark Black Film Festival. International. The longest running Black Film Festival in the United States.


• 2013/14/19 Carole Felder Student Grant Award. University Film & Video Association