Tayarisha Poe

b. Philadelphia, PA, USA

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Tayarisha Poe is a Philadelphia-based director, writer, and photographer. Her film, Selah and the Spades, an exploration of boarding school culture that started out an online “overture” in 2014, debuted at the 2019 Sundance Film Festival. Poe also wrote and directed the short film Honey and Trombones in 2011.


Selah and the Spades (2019)

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Honey and Trombones (2012)