Interracial Couple in a Cheerios Ad
ROLE: WRITER, LYRICIST, VOCALIST, PERFORMER, FUNDER
DIRECTOR: CHRISTINE LAKIN
MUSICAL DIRECTOR: NICK GAGE
PRODUCTION COMPANY: STEVE UNLIMITED
Best Comedy, Art Film Spirit Awards, Toronto Magazine
Funniest Music Video, Houston Comedy Festival
Platinum Award for Best Music Video, Independent Shorts Awards
Finalist, Best Music Video, Austin Comedy Film Festival
Official Selection, Oregon Short Film Festival
Official Selection, Brightside Film Festival
Anyone who works in advertising, or in corporate America, for that matter, knows the awkward games of racial Tetris that get played behind closed doors.
In a time where ad work seems to be getting less funny, I wanted to be proactive and make a video that got laughs while also saying what needed to be said. This is the opening number to part of a bigger satirical piece called Inclusive Musical.