For many of America’s poorest youth, sports are a way out—a chance to break away from the confines of spartan brick buildings and chainlink fences. But, the odds are stacked against the dreamers. Many hope, few make it. High Hoops by director Tanner Jarman chronicles one such dreamer: a teenage basketball player named Brianna who has aspirations for the WNBA.
Tanner Jarman breaks down challenges making "High Hoops"
April 18, 2017
"Finding someone to play the lead was an ambitious endeavor to say the least. I underestimated how difficult it would be. I tried casting through backstage and other reputable sites, but you wouldn’t believe it… No one really applied. I guess my “basketball ability required” deterred a lot of applicants. So I tried another approach."
Tanner Jarman releases a stirring visual for "Malory" [Premiere]
March 07, 2017
Tanner Jarman is an award winning movie/short film director who also doubles as an eclectic hip-hop artist on his downtime, seamlessly painting whole scenes over jazzy instrumentals through prose and silky smooth melodies. It is an unique dichotomy that presumably allows him to approach music with a meticulous pacing that is made evident through an effortless flow and keen diction.
Watch Chynna’s Creepy Video For “The Conversation”
December 29, 2015
In the clip for the song, directed by Tanner Jarman, Chynna reaches back the 1963 movie The Birds, directed by suspense-master Alfred Hitchcock. In that film, an assortment of winged creatures launch a series of ruthless assaults on humans. As the rapper wonders through the clip for "The Conversation," she keeps encountering people who have been pecked to death.
Brooklyn’s Dyme-A-Duzin Shows Off His Block In “That Chicken” Video
September 18, 2015
Brooklyn rapper Dyme-a-Duzin takes viewers home with him to Utica Ave in Crown Heights in this pensive and powerful new video for his latest single, "That Chicken." He makes stops at a handful of brightly-lit locales—the Sunoco gas station, the corner store, a Mister Frostee truck, the subway, and the Crown Fried Chicken—all the while contemplating his darker realities.
Dyme-A-Duzin, Stro & Wati Heru Bust Out Their Karate Moves In ‘Good Lawd’ (Video)
May 07, 2015
Dyme-A-Duzin rolls through the dojo with some karate kicks on his mind in his new music video. With his homies Stro & Wati Heru playing the cut, the boys are forced to face off with a pack of masked ninjas.