Keith is a filmmaker and artist based in Brooklyn. His most recent feature, Five Star, premiered at the Tribeca Film Festival where it won Best Editing for a Narrative Feature. It will have it's international premiere at the Venice Bienale in the section Giornale degli Autore. As part of the development and production of Five Star, he was awarded a Jerome Film and VIdeo grant and a Rooftop Production grant.
His first feature film, Welcome to Pine Hill, was awarded the GRAND JURY PRIZE at Slamdance Film Festival, the GRAND JURY PRIZE at the Atlanta Film Festival, the FIPRESCI GRAND JURY PRIZE for NEW AMERICAN CINEMA at the Seattle International Film Festival, a SPECIAL JURY PRIZE for PERFORMANCE at the Sarasota Film Festival and an HONORABLE MENTION at the Nashville Film Festival. It is distributed by Oscilloscope Laboratories in the US and by Sundance International internationally.
He is currently working with Elisabeth Holm (Obvious Child, Welcome to Pine Hill, Kickstarter) and Joey Carey (Jiro Dreams of Sushi, Pariah) as one of the producers of Lily Henderson's project, About a Mountain, which received a CINEREACH grant for development.
In his spare time he is a part-time professor of art at NYU’s Gallatin School and the curator of the Gallatin Galleries.