Author: Laura Coxson

Ming of Harlem

(2014) Ming of Harlem Location Manager Directed by: Philip Warnell 71 minutes In October 2003, Antoine Yates was arrested for reckless endangerment following the discovery of his cohabitation in a Harlem high-rise with Ming, a five-hundred-pound tiger and Al, a seven-foot alligator. This beautifully crafted, […]

Person to Person

(2017) Person to Person Location Scout Directed by: Dustin Guy Defa 84 minutes Follows a variety of New York characters as they navigate personal relationships and unexpected problems over the course of one day.

Robin Byrd (working title)

Robin Byrd (working title) Co-Director, Producer With Jonathan Mallow and Rebekah Maysles Robin Byrd’s seminal public access show in New York changed the world and advanced the larger culture by bringing shame-free nudity to television and influencing a generation of artists, producers, actors and musicians. […]

More than A Paycheck: America’s Hardest Workers

(2011) More than A Paycheck: America’s Hardest Workers Producer Directed by: Albert Maysles, Bradley Kaplan 25 minutes Albert Maysles turns his lens on some of the country’s greatest unsung heroes in this documentary special featuring five individuals who have raised the bar for hard work […]

Close-Up: Photographers At Work

(2009) Close-Up: Photographers At Work Producer Directed by: Albert Maysles, Bradley Kaplan 43 minutes This series for Ovation Television offers a unique window into the creative state of mind of today’s most brilliant photographers, including Bruce Davidson, Brigitte Lacombe, Susan Meiselas, Steve McCurry, Jay Maisel […]