"STACEY'S VOICE AS A FILMMAKER IS CLEAR, BOLD AND READY TO BE HEARD." - AVA DUVERNAY


“WHAT A GEM OF A DIRECTOR HAS BEEN FOUND IN THE DISCOVERY OF STACEY MUHAMMAD. HER SERIES, FOR COLORED BOYS IS A MARVEL OF CINEMATIC CRAFT AND SUPERB STORYTELLING. THE SERIES REMINDS YOU OF THE HIGH QUALITY HBO SHOWS THE CORNER AND THE WIRE. STACEY IS THAT GOOD OF A DIRECTOR.”  

- CHARLES S. DUTTON

New Orleans native Stacey Muhammad is an award winning writer, director and producer with an impressive slate of groundbreaking, thought provoking, cutting edge content. Her critically acclaimed work has  screened before audiences worldwide.

Her critically acclaimed digital series, FOR COLORED BOYS, REDEMPTION, starring Rob  Morgan,  Julito  McCullum,  Tim Reid  and  Jacinto Taras Riddick received worldwide critical acclaim and was named one of the top digital series upstaging TV dramas by IndieWire. The series received press coverage from the LA TIMES, Essence Magazine, Ebony, BET, JET Magazine, Shadow and Act, Clutch Magazine, HUFFPOST LIVE and many others and was selected by ABFF Independent for broadcast on Magic Johnson's ASPIRE TV. For Colored Boys has screened for audiences worldwide including Viacom, BAM, The American Black Film Festival, The Pan African Film Festival and NBC headquarters in NYC where it was featured for excellence in digital content.  

Stacey’s multiple award winning documentary film “I  AM SEAN  BELL,  black  boys  speak documentary made  its film  festival  premiere  at   the  PATOIS,  New  Orleans International  Human  Rights  Film Festival.  An official selection  to  the   Media  That  Matters  Film Festival, where  it  was awarded  the  “Speaking  Out  Award”, the film   received   international   acclaim   and   toured with   the   HBO   /   Media   that   Matters   Film Festival screening  for audiences worldwide.  Her recent work includes serving as Director / Co - Executive Producer of the Flavor Unit produced Docu-Series  “From The  Bottom Up” for BET / CENTRIC, executive produced by Queen Latifah; Producing the award winning “What’s At Stake” news program and directing the “Being Mary Jane After show”, both for BET.

As one of thirteen directors recently chosen by the Director’s Guild of America and the Association of Independent Commercial Producers to take part in the Commercial Director’s Diversity Program, Stacey continues to receive rave reviews for her cinematic approach and distinctive style to storytelling and for creating emotionally charged, riveting character driven stories.

As a highly skilled independent filmmaker, Stacey utilizes the digital space to highlight the stories that are often unheard. As a trained professional, She has created award winning content for some of the top networks in the entertainment industry including multiple award winning documentary films and docu series, narrative films and scripted series, music videos, commercials, digital and broadcast content.

Stacey is co-founder (with Professor / Producer Marc Lamont Hill) of the LA based production company, 1930 Productions. Stacey and Marc have an impressive slate of award winning narrative and documentary content including For Colored Boys, Finding Forever, Love Unscripted and their latest short film project, The Creed.

She has lectured at universities nationwide on a broad range of topics including hip hop, pop culture, media, film, social justice issues, and most notably, the history of Black women filmmakers in cinema. She   and   her work   have   been featured   in   The   LA   Times,   Essence,   Ebony,   The Root,   OkayPlayer,   IndieWire,   Shadow   and   Act,   Colorlines,   Screen Slate   and   on   HuffPost   Live   and   BET Online and Moviemaker Magazine.

​Stacey is also an arts educator who teaches documentary filmmaking to at-risk youth.


AWARD WINNING

WRITER. DIRECTOR. FILMMAKER. ACTIVIST. ARTS EDUCATOR

STACEY MUHAMMAD

LOS ANGELES.  ATL.  BROOKLYN