Meet the Filmmaker: Joshua Davis

Name: Joshua Davis
Age: 16
School: Kurt Hahn Expeditionary Learning School
How did you become involved with Media Lab? My principal recommended the Urban Arts Partnership program to me.
What has been your favorite part of working on Ghetto TalksI like contributing to the message that we are trying to get out.
Where do you see this project going in the near future? I want this film to be a topic of conversation in people’s living rooms.
What aspect of filmmaking have you come to like so far?  I like interviewing because I like to understand people better and directing because I like to be a leader.
How do you think working on this project has affected you as a member of society? I’ve stopped using the word ghetto in a negative sense, and I try to spread awareness about the word and what it actually means.