Alcee H Walker

Alcee H Walker

Alcee Walker grew up in West Palm Beach, FL and attended St. Lawrence University in NY where he graduated with a B.A in Communications, Film studies and Education. His experience as a youth motivational speaker and passion for writing and film, led him to write his first book in 2009: ‘Hope I Make It Before Ya’ll Take It’ which was based off his personal life & growth. Come 2012 he came out with his second book ‘ The Substitute #8’, which illustrates his experience helping the younger generation by bringing positive light, influence and hope for kids all over. Ghetto Stories, My Little Proteges and A Walk in my Shoes filmed and edited by Walker during his time at St Lawrence which all won best documentaries in the St Lawrence student annual film show. Alcee plans to aim all of his future work towards younger teens, with huge inspiration from John Singleton.

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IDA Spotlight: SocDoc Faculty Tips for New Projects
July 26, 2019

IDA Spotlight: SocDoc Faculty Tips for New Projects

One of our best jobs here at SVA's MFA in Social Documentary Program is advising our graduate students on their film ideas, helping them make their concepts strong. The idea stage can be invigorating, but successful films happen with thoughtful planning. We surveyed our esteemed faculty for suggestions on what filmmakers should consider as they embark on a new project. Read More
Now Streaming: SocDoc Alumni
May 29, 2019

Now Streaming: SocDoc Alumni

A great many SocDoc alumni films are recently streaming into the comfort of your home these days - so we compiled a list to make a TV party easy for you! Check out the work our alumni are making, and tell a friend. Read More
Spring Festivals!
April 04, 2019

Spring Festivals!

Festival season is ramping up and our prolific SocDoc alum are screening at major festivals across North America. Here’s a rundown of where SocDocers and their films are at over the next few months:  Read More
2019 Alumni Editing Fellowship
March 29, 2019

2019 Alumni Editing Fellowship

Graduates of SVA’s MFA Documentary program (Groups 1 through 8) are invited to apply for the second annual SocDoc Summer Editing Fellowship with their documentary features in post-production.

Acknowledging that emerging documenta Read More