Stills from the film "Lit By Wind". Written by Cornelius Eady. Directed by Jesse Russell Brooks.

Jesse Russell Brooks continues his exploration into the worlds of language and experimental narrative with his second poetry film titled "Lit By Wind". Written exclusively for the filmmaker by American poet and Pulitzer Prize nominee Cornelius Eady. The film explore how societal problems stemming from race, class and gender influence identity, conflate over time and perhaps cloud how we remember the past.

The film is scheduled for release Winter 2018.

Production Credits

Produced by: Jesse Russell Brooks & Dorothy Adams Beatty
Director & Editor: Jesse Russell Brooks
Writer: Cornelius Eady
Cinematography: Len Mazzone
Audio Recordist: Leszek Wojcik
Locations: Eric Coyne

Additional Production Support: Author Sarah Micklem, The Tulare County Film Commission, The Film and Video Poetry Society, Relativity Media, Carnegie Hall Recording Studio, and The Sequoia National Forest.