We have been committed throughout this entire process to present a film that is not only entertaining, but is also educational and an accurate representation of culture in New Orleans. Our team is totally inclusive and is representative by people of color as well as the LGBTQ community.
PHILIP WILLIAMSON JR.
Philip Williamson Jr. is a Three-Time Emmy and Edward R Murrow Award Winning Show Director with MSNBC in New York. Most notably, he is a director and producer at the Colored Section, a creative agency and independent film production company based in New Orleans and Philadelphia. The Bahamas born Williamson graduated with a degree in Television Broadcast.
JONATHAN ISAAC JACKSON
Jonathan Isaac Jackson is a New Orleanian filmmaker and Managing Partner at The Colored Section. His first feature documentary, “Big Chief, Black Hawk”, has been nominated for Best Documentary by American Black Film Festival (2021) and the Black Reel Awards (2022), and was named the top Hollywood South film of 2021 by nola.com. Jonathan is currently pursuing his MFA in Film at Vermont College of Fine Arts, and continues to work on creating a cinematic language that can continue to bring the African Diaspora together by highlighting the celebrations of black communities as a connection to their ancestors as he continues his studies as a student of cinema.