FIRST SUNRISE (Director, Writer, Editor) 


An American teaching in Japan finds acceptance through a journey to witness the first sunrise of

the year over the Pacific Ocean.


Cucalorus Film Festival, Wilmington NC 2010

Carborro Film Festival, Chapel Hill NC 2010 (WINNER BEST CINEMATOGRAPHY)

Oxford Film Festival, Oxford MS 2011

Carolina Film and Video Festival, Greensboro NC 2011 (WINNER BEST NC SHORT)

The Riverrun International Film Festival, Winston-Salem NC 2011

Maryland Film Festival, Baltimore, MD 2011


11 minutes

HD 1080p