AMERICAN TWO-SPIRIT PRODUCTIONS

MYKKI NEWTON, Documentary Filmmaker

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FILMS

FOOD FROM THE HEART

(2018) A story about the art of food and the food of art. Produced and directed by Mykki Newton.

 

TALES OF A 5 & DIME SOCIALITE

(2017) Eccentric filmmaker and writer, Mykki Newton's documentary comedy short about modern life and her addiction to classic B-Movies, all illustrated with a creative use of vintage low-budget feature films and alternative facts.

 

BLOOD IN MY EYE

(2015)A documentary featuring an emerging strain of anger among some prominent African-American activists and intellectuals during the civil rights movement. 

“Blood In My Eye,” a production by filmmaker, Mykki Newton, of the Meek School of Journalism and New Media at Ole Miss, and Louis Bourgeois of Vox Press of Oxford, intersperses scenes from the movement in the 1960s with the provocative language of Eldridge Cleaver, the Black Panther leader who wrote “Soul On Ice,” novelist and essayist James Baldwin, the author of “The Fire Next Time,” and other black writers.

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VOODOO CHILD: MEMOIRS OF A FREAK

Documentary, Comedy/Drama (2013) Filmmaker Mykki Newton's journey from tormented television anchorman to happy hippie chick transsexual in Mississippi. Runtime: 50 minutes

 

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THE COAL SHOOT

2011 Documentary by Mykki Newton. A Mississippi Delta community on the verge of extinction and two University of Mississippi journalism students who told their story to the world.

 

 

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THE OXFORD EAGLE 

Documentary(2010) Mykki Newton's 2010 documentary about a small town community newpaper facing the challenges of time and technology.

 

 

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 EYES OF HISTORY, OLE MISS a conversation

A/V History(2013) Stories told by those who grew up in Oxford, Mississippi and at The University of Mississippi during the 30s, 40s and 50s. Ongoing series produced by Elizabeth Nichols Shiver and directed by Mykki Newton.
Runtime: 50 Minutes