AWARDS
  • Best Narrative Feature - 2013 Rome International Film Festival 
  • Ave' Montague Award - 2013 San Francisco Black Film Festival
  • Audience Choice Runner Up - 2013 White Sands International Film Festival  won 
  • Best Diaspora Feature Nomination - 2013 Africa Movie Academy Awards (Held in Nigeria, Africa)
  • Grand Jury Award for Filmmaking - 2013 Gasparilla International Film Festival in Tampa, Florida
  • Audience Favorite Narrative Award - 2013 Pan African Film Festival in Los Angeles
  • Audience Choice Award - 2012 Hollywood Black Film Festival
  • Honorable Mention for Best Feature Film - 2012 Hollywood Black Film Festival
  • 2nd round of the 2013 Sundance Writers Lab
  • 2009 Samuel Goldwyn Writing Award
  • 2009 Motion Picture Association of America Award
  • Frank Glicksman Award for Artistic Merit in Film Directing
  • The Gross Manet Foundation Award for Professional Promise and Excellence in the field of Film Production
  • Four Sisters Award for Directing