Music by Bilal Salaam and OP Swamp 81
Featuring Bilal Salaam, D'Nedra Rowell, Layna B, Abiola Adams, Tarica June, Doriane Ndong, Charlene Brown and many others
Written, Directed and Produced by Tewodross Melchishua. Cinematography by Frank Jackson, Jr. Additional cinematography by Pete Vidal and Sheldon Boodie. Additional motion graphics/animation by Sam Famoyegun, Joel Perodin and Tewodross Melchishua. Edited by Tewodross Melchishua. Special Thanks to all of the models/talent and extras, and especially With These Hands Salon and Mrs. Hart; Sankofa Books and Cafe (DC) also to Dr. Gail Medford.
This video was produced with students/alumni in the Departments of Fine & Performing Arts (VCDMA) and Communications and made possible through a Summer Faculty Fellows Grant by The Center for Excellence in Teaching and Learning (CETL) at Bowie State University. The goal is to encourage student recruitment and retention and provide students and opportunity to work in collaboration with mentors and faculty on a professional video production.
Kyle Catchings, Stephanie Burgess, Pete Vidal, Sam Famoyegun, Steven Stephenson. Make-up by Charlene Brown.