KOKOMO CITY is nominated for Best Documentary in the Film Independent Sprit Awards - voting is now open Feb 1-12.
Harris produced D. Smith's feature documentary KOKOMO CITY which is available to stream on Showtime/Paramount+
KOKOMO CITY was noimated for 6 Cinema Eye Documentary Honors: Outstanding Nonfiction Feature, Outstanding Direction, Outstanding Cinematography, Outstanding Sound Design, Outstanding Debut, The Unforgettables
KOKOMO CITY was nominated for 5 Critics Choice Documentary Awards: Best Documentary Feature, Best First Documentary Feature, Best Cinematography, Best Editing, and Best Score.
The film premiered in the 2023 Sundance Film Festival where it won both the NEXT Innovator and Audience Awards and was acquired by Magnolia Pictures.
The film made its International Premiere in the Berlin Film Festival where it won the Panorama Audience Award.
The film is a raw depiction of the lives of four black trans sex workers as they confront the dichotomy between the black community and themselves.
Harris's film F^¢K '€M R!GHT B@¢K which he wrote/directed is now showing on Showtime:
The film stars DDm, 2x Tony nominee Kara Young and Catherine Curtin and premiered at the 2022 Sundance Film Festival World Premiere where it was nominated for the Grand Jury Prize and IndieWire named it one of the 10 Must-See Short Films.
The film had its NYC premiere at its sold out screening at the Tribeca Film Festival, and won many awards including Aspen ShortsFest Jury Prize for "Best Comedy" making the film Oscar-qualified.
Harris is featured as a performer on Sondheim Unplugged: The NYC Sessions Volume III which is currently nominated for the 2024 Grammy Award for Best Traditional Pop Vocal Album.
Harris is currently in pre-production for the feature film IN THE WAKE and post-production on the short film 8 MINUTES 20 SECONDS, both of which he wrote and is directing.
Harris is currently developing multiple feature and television screenplays.
Harris produced Dave Solomon's short film BRENDA AND BILLY (AND THE POTHOS PLANT) which premiered in the 2023 Tribeca Film Festival and is currently playing festivals around the world.
The film stars Santino Fontana and Sarah Stiles, along with Catherine Curtin, Julie Halston and Beethovan Oden.
Harris recently directed Niloufar Nourbakhsh's new opera WE, THE INNUMERABLE on October 21st at National Sawdust in NYC, presented by Center for Contemporary Opera. Libretto by Lisa Flanagan.
WE, THE INNUMERABLE: After the 2009 presidential election in Tehran, Iran, Roya and her husband, Siavash, become targets of the state for participating in nationwide protests against the election result. Siavash is murdered, and Roya is imprisoned and put under extreme pressure to record a confessional stating that her husband was a Revolutionary Guard force who was killed by the enemies of the state. The opera is the heroic journey of an Iranian woman who protects the truth in the face of fear and violence.