Richard Harris, III grew up in the Bay Area, in the city of Hercules. He attended the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill where he majored in Broadcast Journalism. At UNC, Rich was selected to participate in the -.ISM Documentary, a video-documentary exploring issues of diversity on college campuses around the country. The -.ISM Documentary inspired Rich to pursue documentary filmmaking as a career. After graduating from UNC, Rich and two friends started a production company to produce two unique stories about young men growing up in North Carolina. Before coming to Stanford, Rich spent several years in New York at the advertising agency Wieden and Kennedy as in-house editor and videographer.
16mm color film
A guide to cultural understanding through the lens of Garfield Elementary School in Oakland, CA.
Gold teeth, gold cars, gold chains... What in the world is the fascination with gold? Through the voices of engaging and quirky characters, Gold In Our Soul looks at the history, movement and use of gold throughout the African-American community.
16mm black and white film