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Birth Place: Hampton, Virginia, USA Profession: Director ...
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COMPLETE FILMOGRAPHY WITH SYNOPSIS

Director (feature film)

1.
Life Itself (2014)
The life of film critic Roger Ebert is examined.
2.
Head Games (2012)
Athletes share their struggles in dealing with the devastating and long-term effects of concussions, an epidemic fueled by the "leave everything on the field" mentality in American sports.
3.
Interrupters, The (2011)
Three individuals, who with bravado, humility, and even humor, work to protect their Chicago communities from the violence they once employed.
4.
Reel Paradise (2005)
John Pierson is a noted independent film maven and author of the widely celebrated book "Spike, Mike, Slackers & Dykes," who together with his wife Janet created the IFC cable show "Split Screen." On one story for the show, John and his family went to Fiji in search of the 'world's most remote movi
5.
Stevie (2002) as Director
Documentarian Steve James returns to Illinois to reconnect with the troubled boy to whom he was a Big Brother and the reunion is less than happy.
6.
Passing Glory (1999) as Director
Idealistic young black priest Joseph Verrett uses the basketball court to challenge the social conventions of New Orleans in the early 1960s by setting up a sanctioned game between the black parochial school where he coaches and a white parochial prep school.
9.
Prefontaine (1997) as Director
Biographical film on the tragically short life of American track and field star Steve Prefontaine, who died in a car wreck at the age of 24 just before the 1976 Olympics.
10.
Hoop Dreams (1994) as Director
Two black teenagers struggle to become professional basketball players.

Cast (feature film)

11.
Stevie (2002) as Himself
Documentarian Steve James returns to Illinois to reconnect with the troubled boy to whom he was a Big Brother and the reunion is less than happy.
12.
Hoop Dreams (1994) as Narration
Two black teenagers struggle to become professional basketball players.

Cinematography (feature film)

13.
Interrupters, The (2011)
Three individuals, who with bravado, humility, and even humor, work to protect their Chicago communities from the violence they once employed.

Writer (feature film)

14.
Prefontaine (1997) as Screenwriter
Biographical film on the tragically short life of American track and field star Steve Prefontaine, who died in a car wreck at the age of 24 just before the 1976 Olympics.
15.
Hoop Dreams (1994) as Screenwriter
Two black teenagers struggle to become professional basketball players.
16.
Street Hunter (1990) as Screenwriter
A New York City bounty hunter becomes embroiled in a vicious turf war between a Colombian drug ring and the Mafia.

Producer (feature film)

17.
Life Itself (2014)
The life of film critic Roger Ebert is examined.
18.
Head Games (2012)
Athletes share their struggles in dealing with the devastating and long-term effects of concussions, an epidemic fueled by the "leave everything on the field" mentality in American sports.
19.
Interrupters, The (2011)
Three individuals, who with bravado, humility, and even humor, work to protect their Chicago communities from the violence they once employed.
20.
War Tapes, The (2006)
Uses footage shot by three members of the National Guard deployed in Iraq. Sergeant Steve Pink is a wisecracking carpenter who aspires to be a writer. Sergeant Zack Bazzi is a Lebanese-American college student who loves to travel and is fluent in Arabic. Specialist Mike Moriarty is a father who seek
21.
Reel Paradise (2005)
John Pierson is a noted independent film maven and author of the widely celebrated book "Spike, Mike, Slackers & Dykes," who together with his wife Janet created the IFC cable show "Split Screen." On one story for the show, John and his family went to Fiji in search of the 'world's most remote movi
22.
Stevie (2002) as Producer
Documentarian Steve James returns to Illinois to reconnect with the troubled boy to whom he was a Big Brother and the reunion is less than happy.
23.
Hoop Dreams (1994) as Producer
Two black teenagers struggle to become professional basketball players.

Editing (feature film)

24.
Life Itself (2014)
The life of film critic Roger Ebert is examined.
25.
Interrupters, The (2011)
Three individuals, who with bravado, humility, and even humor, work to protect their Chicago communities from the violence they once employed.
26.
Lion in the House, A (2006)
Five diverse families--each with a child fighting cancer--navigate the ups and downs of treatment over six years, while maintaining hope in this complex portrait of human resilience.
27.
War Tapes, The (2006)
Uses footage shot by three members of the National Guard deployed in Iraq. Sergeant Steve Pink is a wisecracking carpenter who aspires to be a writer. Sergeant Zack Bazzi is a Lebanese-American college student who loves to travel and is fluent in Arabic. Specialist Mike Moriarty is a father who seek
28.
Reel Paradise (2005)
John Pierson is a noted independent film maven and author of the widely celebrated book "Spike, Mike, Slackers & Dykes," who together with his wife Janet created the IFC cable show "Split Screen." On one story for the show, John and his family went to Fiji in search of the 'world's most remote movi
29.
Stevie (2002) as Editor
Documentarian Steve James returns to Illinois to reconnect with the troubled boy to whom he was a Big Brother and the reunion is less than happy.
30.
Hoop Dreams (1994) as Editor
Two black teenagers struggle to become professional basketball players.

Director (special)

31.
Higher Goals (1992) as Director
A special presenting the real-life stories of two high school athletes who face the conflicts of balancing dreams of professional basketball careers with the realities of graduating from high school and going to college.

Producer (special)

32.
Higher Goals (1992) as Producer
A special presenting the real-life stories of two high school athletes who face the conflicts of balancing dreams of professional basketball careers with the realities of graduating from high school and going to college.

Director (TV Mini-Series)

33.
Joe and Max (2002) as Director

Director (TV Mini-Series)

34.
New Americans, The (2004) as Director (Nigerian Story)

Cinematography (TV Mini-Series)

35.
New Americans, The (2004) as Camera (Nigerian Story)

Producer (TV Mini-Series)

36.
New Americans, The (2004) as Executive Producer

Editing (TV Mini-Series)

37.
New Americans, The (2004) as Editor

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