An award-winning filmmaker, Stanley Nelson has over 20 years’ experience as a producer, director, and writer of documentary films and videos. Founder and president of Half Nelson Productions, Inc., an independent production company, his most recent production is “The Black Press: Soldiers without swords”, a documentary on the history of African American newspapers which has received the support of the Corporation for Public Broadcasting, the National Endowment for the Arts, and the Ford Foundation, among others.
Director: Sweet Honey in the Rock: Raise Your Voice
Outstanding Achievement in Sound Mixing for TV – Cinema Audio Society, USA, 2006
(USA, 2005) Raise Your Voice explores “Sweet Honey In The Rock’s” roots, in celebration of the grammy award-winning African American female acappella ensemble’s 30th Anniversary.