This goddess of moving images
was first African American woman
to have a full-length feature film
in general theatrical release. The film was Daughters Of the Dust
On the mainstream
tip, Dash wrote and directed HBO
's Subway Stories, "Sax Canter Riff," and Showtime
's "Grip Till it Hurts."
Other notable but less seen works include directing credits for: "Praise House", "Relatives" and "Diary of an African Nun".