PUBLISHED PHOTOGRAPHY

2022  Golden Globe Awards: "Maori Karmael Holmes on the BlackStar Film Festival"  
2022  Realscreen: "“One Take Grace,” “Quarantine Kids” among winners at BlackStar Film Festival"
2022  Variety : "BlackStar Film Festival Announces 2022 Winners; ‘Clean-Up Crew’ Casting Announcement"
2022 
WHYY: "Story of poverty activism in Las Vegas premieres at Philly's BlackStar Festival"

2022  The Philadelphia Inquirer: "Shedding Light on Health Access, Equity"
2022   Philadelphia Magazine: "The 11th Annual BlackStar Film Festival Kicks Off This Week"  

2022  Harper's Bazaar: "Why Don't You: The Month in Culture and Style"
2022 Visit Philadelphia: "Six Must-See Films at Philly's BlackStar Film Festival This August"
2022  Axios Philadelphia: "7 biggest events in Philadelphia in 2022"
2022  The Philadelphia Inquirer: "cineSPEAK Happenings"
2022    FOX29 News at 5: "African American Museum in Philadelphia celebrates "Black History Month"
2022 Golden Globe Awards:  "BlackStar Film Festival Seeks to Open Doors"
2022    International Documentary Association: "A Kind of Time Travel: BlackStar Film Festival at 10"
2022    Al DÍA: "With submissions open for the 2022 BlackStar Film Festival, BlackStar expands its staff"
2022    Philadelphia Magazine: "Inside “The Promise”: Moving 100,000 People out of Poverty by 2025"
2021    The Guardian: "Eyimofe wins Best Feature Narrative at BlackStar Film Festival"

2021    IndieWire: "As It Turns 10, the BlackStar Film Festival Continues to Be More Than Just ‘the Black Sundance’"
2021    The Philadelphia Tribune"Black voices from around the world set to shine at BlackStar Film Festival" 
2021    VICE"Little Steps Lead to Big Business"

2020    NBC10 Philadelphia: “Wawa Welcome America Presents a Historic Adventure, Music Play Patrol, Esports Tourney”
2020    FOX Soul TV / The Q: “Jaden Smith and Jeff Bradshaw”  
2020    Sisters From AARP: "Bookmark These Black Film Festivals for a Reel Good Time This Summer"
2020    RollingOut: “Meet BlackStar Film Festival CEO Maori Karmael Holmes”

2019    FOX29 Good Day Philadelphia: “Terminator: Dark Fate mural design”
2019    KYW Newsradio: “BlackStar Film Festival draws big names to Philadelphia”
2019    The Root: “Tarana Burke’s #MeTooHBCU Tour Is Creating a Safe Space for Students to Speak Out”
2019    WHYY: “Movers & Makers: Changing Seasons”
2019    WHYY: “Movers & Makers: Flashback”
2019    WHYY: 
“How one woman expanded a Philadelphia-based film festival to the international stage”
2018    Okayafrica: “The OkayAfrica Guide to Getting Your Movie Into Film Festivals”
2018   Liquor.com: 
“How Cheyenne Haggard Celebrated Winning The Naked Grouse Competition”
2018   HBO.com: “Terence Nance Comes Home” 
2018    British Council: “Activism with soul at the BlackStar Film Festival”
2018    No Film School: “4 Takeaways from Bradford Young on the Daily Grind of Being a Cinematographer”
2018    No Film School: “How Filmmakers Choose Different Venues and Spaces For Their Work”
2018    BroadStreetReview.com: “BlackStar Film Festival celebrates seven years”

2017    Essence Magazine: “The 50 Founders To Watch”
2017    The Source.com: “Check Out Coverage of this Year’s BlackStar Film Festival”
2017    Blavity / Shadow And Act: “Why Ava DuVernay thinks Philadelphia is a black film mecca & how the BlackStar Film Festival proves it”
2017    No Film School: “Ava DuVernay on the ‘Cheapest Film School You Can Do”
2017    BroadStreetReview.com: “Celebrating black films with Ava DuVernay”

2015   The Philadelphia Inquirer: “The New Voices of Philly Jazz” / Philly.com,  “Fresh Jazz from a New Generation of Philly Chantenuses” 
2015    The Philadelphia Inquirer:  “Hezekiah Davis III: Soul of indie Philly Hip-Hop”
COMMERCIALS & ADVERTISEMENTS
2022 BlackStar Film Festival August 3-7, 2022 (Bus Stop Shelter Ad)   
2019 Sixers Youth Foundation: Strong youth. Strong communities. Promising futures. (Television and social media)
2017    Reading Terminal Market: Foodie Heaven (Print)
WEBSERIES

2021    Black Canvas - Philadelphia: Mz Icar | BET | (Director & Editor) 
2020​​​​​​​    Share My Ride | iOne Digital / A Space For Creators | (Director & Editor)
FILM FESTIVALS
2015    BlackStar Film Festival | Dreams Don’t Chase Themselves, United States Premiere | (Co-director & Co-editor)
2015    2nd Annual Webseries Festival | Dreams Don't Chase Themselves | (Co-director & Co-editor)

 

RESIDENCIES
2017-18    SPACES – Artist in Residence | Village of Arts and Humanities Project: “Home Court”
GROUP EXHIBITIONS
PRESS & SOCIAL CAMPAIGNS
2021    One Year, One File | Dropbox
2021    "Forced FOMO" | MostlyMax...and other things

2021    "Little Steps Lead to Big Business" | Vice
2021   Minters Week | Intuit
2020    Artist Career Success Interview With Daniel Jackson | Roger Lee

2019    “LLHH interviews famed media connoisseur Daniel Jackson” | LadiesLuvHipHop Podcast
2017    The Night Drive with Nobi DeLon Episode 01 | Newark.FM
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