n Episode 3, we explore different points of view on love and relationships with familiar faces from earlier projects In the Heights, relatives in St. Louis and people encountered in Washington DC. Here we recount stories of when lovers first meet, the permanence of relationships then & now, and finding meaning and significance in both.
In the midst of it all, these stories reveal the undeniable parallels of love across color, age, and sexuality that ultimately deconstructs the Other.
Checkout my early editing work with OkayAfrica in “How to Dance Gwara Gwara”
Need new moves? Look no further. Dope Afrobeats dancer Izzy Odigie teaches us how to dance Gwara Gwara. Song: Babes Wodumo ft. Mampintsha - Wololo
Shooter/Producer: Chika Okoli
Editor/Motion Graphics: Paul Notice
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“… and there is no border that divides us. There is no wall high enough that we can’t come to each other.
Because in this struggle, we need each other to survive.”
I shot and edited this piece a while back in March 2018 for Okay Player, but it never aired. Anyway, think of this video as a look at the other side of Jussie Smollett. The part that gravitates people to him.
This was one of my very first attempts at making a show that combined sociological topics in pop culture back in 2015
Midterm Elections are here! Don't forget to #Vote I jumped back into my archives, pulled up some old clips, tossed them with some new. I dunno what I'm saying, just watch the video ...and vote!
Paul Notice II
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Recently, New York City has seen a growing number of stories related to gangs-related crimes. It’s sparked several projects aimed at ridding NYC of gangs for good. But… Who are the people the NYPD call gangsters? We take a look, with JustLeadership USA.
With crime at an all-time low, NYPD Chief of Detectives, Dermont Shea, is spear-heading a new media frenzy to encourage the city to continue spending millions in policing: Gangs are Coming Back. But are they?
Happy Labor Day! Take a look at the teaser of our latest doc: Shaw Boyz, which follows the groups of Black & Latinx skaters formed after the creation of DC's very first public skate park.
produced by Joshua Lopez directed & edited by Paul Notice
This is one of the very first doc series I created with Glenn Quentin. The Heights follows a group of black & latinx actors living in Washington Heights, who are also performing in the musical, “The Heights.”
this post doesn’t make sense out of context…
Here’s another piece, I edited for OkayAfrica: 7 Ways to Headwrap. Had a lot of fun working on this one. Check it out!
Checkout my latest video with OkayAfrica
Rossell explains explains exactly what Shaw Boyz & Wolfpack are - and how to make it as a skater.
This pretty much sums up 2017 for me. Love. Loss. And Lessons.
Best Date Ever. And I knew it was gonna be dope when she was like: "Yeah, you can bring your selfie-stick this time." 😲😲🙌🏾🙌🏾🔥🔥 My partner knows I love vlogging. BUT Mac and Cheese convention - AND they had my boys from Mac Shack there??
SO MUCH IS HAPPENING! Podcasts, New Shows, and More!
After a stranger encounter - where saying 'hi' to another Black person goes wrong - Paul explains why in certain spaces, it just doesn't matter what you say to someone or how you say it. It's who you are that's the problem.