About don perry
Family Pictures USA explores neighborhoods and cities through the lens of family photographs and the stories residing within them. The show travels to different locations within a given town or region and uncovers personal stories that connect people to a larger history and narrative of that locale. Family Pictures USA draws on local stories and photos to illuminate local connections between family members and communities to create an inclusive new Digital Family Album.
Writer / producer
Inspired by Deborah Willis’s book Reflections in Black and featuring works by Carrie Mae Weems, Lorna Simpson, Anthony Barboza, Hank Willis Thomas, Coco Fusco, Lyle Ashton Harris and many others, Through a Lens Darkly introduces the viewer to a community of storytellers who collectively transform singular experiences into a journey of discovery – and a call to action.
Winner of the 2015 NAACP Image Award for Outstanding Documentary Film, the African Movie Academy Award for Best Diasporic Documentary, and the Fund for Santa Barbara Social Issue Documentary Award!
living life well: for men
Each 10-episode season will tackle a single issue and cover it from multiple viewpoints, to give in-depth coverage and pertainent information from expert panelists in such fields as: nutrition, diet, exercise, mental health, wellness (spiritual and emotional,) sex and sexuality. Every episode will feature real men, from diverse backgrounds, ages and ethnicities, interacting with the experts and talking amongst themselves about how that episode's topic directly affects their lives and those they love.