Hakeem Khaaliq (also Hakeem Abdul-Khaaliq) is an American
cinematographer, television producer, film director, photographer,
multi-media activist, graphic design artist, and visual
anthropologist. Before his career in film and television he worked as
a music producer, music publisher, music supervisor and radio
personality. In 1995 Khaaliq founded Radio Bums® and in
2010 he co-founded
1 Early life and career 2 Awards 3 Works
3.1 Film and television
3.2 Music videos and commercials
3.3 Designer and multimedia
Early life and career Khaaliq was born and raised in South Central, Los Angeles, CA. His dad was a stuntman with work featured in the film The Spook Who Sat By The Door. Khaaliq is also the great nephew to prominent photographer Addison N. Scurlock. Khaaliq credits longtime family friend Howard Bingham and his mentor Jamel Shabazz as his greatest influences in photography. Early in his career, Khaaliq began directing and producing documentary films (the first film he directed starred Snoop Dogg and Sean Puffy Combs), but his passion for social change and activism led him to direct and produce films focusing on pressing global issues. Awards
2017 Artist Research and Development Grants recipients Winner of Best Short Documentary 24th annual Pan African Film Festival, February 2016 (Co-Director) Mutianyu Fellowship Residency Awardees, Beijing, China, September 2016
Works Film and television
The Last Matai
#War on Us - United Nations (UNGASS)
Bigg Snoop Dogg, Raw N Uncut
The Tale of Timmy Two Chins - Showtime
Judge Lauren Lake's Paternity Court for MGM Television.
¿Quiénes son los Afro-Mexicanos?
T.I.'s Road To Redemption - MTV
Music videos and commercials
Designer and multimedia
In 2003, co-producer and writer of Universal Records single
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