Reporter Magazine Editorial Wins First Place

Reporter Magazine was awarded First Place for Editorial (written by myself and the incredibly talented Alyssa Jackson) by the New York Press Association in the Best Student Newspaper Competition.

For a link to my editorial, The Innovation Game, head over to the Writing Samples page. The editorial was first published in the May 2014 Gender and Sexuality Issue.

Here is a link to Alyssa’s piece, Wake Up, and blog:

For a list of the full winners, including first place for general excellence and second place overall, click here.

I’m proud to have worked at Reporter and congratulations to the entire staff!


Hands of Flame Wins Audience Choice at Sedona

Last week, Hands of Flame took home the Audience Choice Award for Best Animated Film at the 2015 Sedona International Film Festival! I had a truly fantastic time at the festival, getting to see the beautiful red rocks and meeting innovative and passionate filmmakers.

sedona award

Also, I got to hold Orson Welles’ oscar!


Hands of Flame to Priemere in Poland

Hands of Flame will premiere in Poland this February at the ZOOM – ZBLIŻENIA International Film Festival, “a significant and important cultural event – part of a small group of the biggest, and most important festivals of that type in Poland.” It was one of only two animated films selected from the United States.