Emmitt Thrower

Producer/Director/Filmmaker/Actor/Poet  

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Bronx New York
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Award winning Bronx filmmaker, producer, director, activist. Founder of the Bronx not for profit Wabi Sabi Productions Inc. He is a disabled retired member of the NYC Police Department. Recipient of the Independent Spirit award in culture. Winner of a B.R.I.O. award from the Bronx Council of the Arts. As an actor he also has won acclaim for his many onstage theatrical portrayal of historical leaders/figures such as Malcolm X., Paul Robeson, Jackie Robinson, Patrice Lumumba, Satchel Paige and Jesse Jackson and others.

Inspired by…

  • Inspired by people Dick Gregory, Dr Fred Newman founder of the All Stars Project, Shirley Chisholm. In Film Alfred Hitchcock, Rod Serling Twilight zone and the brothers Reginald and Warren Hudlin.

Favorite Genres

  • Sci Fi, Documentaries, comedies

Favorite Films

  • too many to mention.