Crew

Director / Producer / Editor: LESLIE CUNNINGHAM –Leslie is an artist, writer, documentary filmmaker and owner of TRIBES Entertainment LLC, a boutique digital media company known for creating daring and entertaining narratives that represent a diversity of subjects and communities. Leslie’s collection of engaging film and videos have screened on public television, online and at film festivals in the U.S. and internationally. Leslie released her first feature film, "M.I., A Different Kind of Girl", in 2012. M.I. was selected for The North Carolina Gay and Lesbian Film Festival, Atlanta’s Out On Film, Gender Reel Film Festival in 2012, and ended its festival tour in 2016 at Massimadi, the LGBT Film Festival of Africa and its Diasporas. Leslie’s second documentary film, "Finding Aumont Whitaker", premiered at The Hayti Heritage Film Festival in 2017. Read more


Director of Photography:
ALEX GAZIO has more than 17 years of experience in television production and nearly a decade of HD shooting experience. He has traveled the world capturing impressive footage for corporate and broadcast clients and his documentary experience allows Alex to treat projects with an unsurpassed attention to detail. He’s won 13 Emmy Awards and several regional awards and has traveled the world shooting video for the syndicated program “Jack Hanna’s Animal Adventures.” Director of Photography for the PBS documentary “Untamed Legacy,” Alex’s soulful depictions of horse, human and heart were breathtaking and earned him the Emmy for Best Photography. Read more.

Executive Producer: JEREMY JOHNSON & ROYAL AMERICAN SHOWS
Story Consultant: JOHN CUNNINGHAM 
Story Consultant: TOM SCHLESINGER
R&D Producing Mentor: YVONNE WELBON
Associate Producer: ALANA JONES 
Photographer KELLY CREEDON 
Illustrator: DERRICK BRYANT 
Original Music: GORDON TITTSWORTH 
Music by: MONICA DAYE; B-SWISS, MR. ROZZI, MAMMADOU BALDE 
R&D Post Production: TRAILBLAZER STUDIOS 
Production Assistant: TAYLOR CUNNINGHAM