Darius Clark Monroe

Spring, 2015

Houston native, Darius Clark Monroe is an award‚Äźwinning filmmaker and MFA graduate of NYU's Tisch School of the Arts. He's a National Board of Review, HBO Short Film, and Urbanworld Best Screenplay award recipient. Most recently, he was selected to the prestigious Screenwriters Colony, and chosen as a fellow at the Sundance Institute Screenwriters Intensive. Monroe's feature debut, Evolution of a Criminal, World Premiered at SXSW 2014. Awards: Grand Jury Prize (Full Frame), Center for Documentary Studies Filmmaker Award (Full Frame), Special Jury Prize (Dallas International Film Festival). Support: Tribeca All Access, Austin Film Society Grant, Warner Bros. Film Award, Cinereach Grant, Charles and Lucille King Finishing Award, Spike Lee Fellowship, Tribeca On-Track Grant, IFP Documentary Lab, Rooftop Filmmaker's/DCTV Grant, IDFA Forum.