Conversation No. 2 – Talking with Phillip

Phillip is an indie documentary filmmaker based in the St. Paul-Minneapolis area. A native of Chicago, Phillip is the founder of Monarch Melanin Films, and uses his work as “a visual griot, sharing stories for my ancestors to be proud and watch.”

Phillip’s Most Likely To is: Most Likely To Be Focusing On My Craft of Photography / Documentary Work

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We Need “Selma” Now More Than Ever

I always listen to classical music on my way home from the movie theater. It helps me process what I have seen.

After a movie like Selma, at the end of a year like 2014, I had to take the long way home to organize my thoughts. So, without any spoilers, here’s how this movie helps all of us understand the path we’ve just trod in 2014, and the one ahead. Continue reading “We Need “Selma” Now More Than Ever”