About the Filmmakers
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One9 is an award winning multimedia artist, director, and executive producer. One9 made his directorial debut with the critically acclaimed feature film: Nas: Time is Illmatic which was selected to premiere as the opening night film in the 2014 Tribeca Film Festival and has since co-executive produced and directed a two-hour film on the 1992 L.A Riots called L.A Burning: The Riots 25 Years Later which was nominated for an 2017 EMMY for outstanding documentary.
Erik Parker has worked as a music journalist for over fifteen years. He served as music editor for The Source and VIBE magazines. Parker is a graduate of the Columbia School of Journalism and has written for XXL, Rolling Stone, The Village Voice and other notable outlets. Parker produced MTV Jams’ The Parker Report, a TV show that gathered hip-hop’s leading voices to discuss issues surrounding music, culture and politics.
CEO of Emagen Entertainment Group and a partner at Wndr Co, Anthony Saleh invests in next wave digital media and tech as an avid angel/seed investor and advisor to many top start-up companies, including Change.org, Fancy, Rap Genius, Tradesy, Casper Sleep, Crowdtilt, DropBox, Lyft, Ring, Thrive Market, PillPack, and many more.