How often do documentary subjects of color get to dictate how the camera portrays their narrative?
Darius Clark Monroe’s autobiographical feature documentary Evolution of a Criminal Film, chronicling his trajectory since he robbed a bank in highschool—7 years in the making, premieres at SXSW
PLEASE SEE IT IF YOU WILL BE IN AUSTIN!
This man is the older brother I never had: my filmmaking guardian angel, one of the finest human beings NYU Grad Film has contributed to my life. I’m elated the world finally gets to bask in his talent and endless hard work. Look up the word GRIT—you’ll see his face.