Who We Are


founded in 1999 by mississippi filmmakers and lovers…

Crossroads Film Festival celebrates the art of filmmaking in all of its diversity and depth; showcases a broader spectrum of film and video for the community; presents and honors film related to Mississippi and the South; and provides educational opportunities and forums of discussion for film lovers and aspiring filmmakers.


2019 Festival Committee

Michele Baker, festival coordinator
Philip Scarborough, director
Emily Pote, sponsorships
Eric Reisman, Volunteer Coordinator
Michelle Dawson & Zach Prichard, board liaisons
Robert Traub, screenings
Nathan Weber, marketing/PR
Savannah Davis, program design
Philip Scarborough, technical
Lisa Papale, festival jury
David Papale, audience awards
Zach Prichard, music video showcase
Jimmy Taylor & Alfred Luckett, transportation
Janis Boersma, box office
Ann Willett, merchandise
Colt Covington, In-Theater Tech coordinator
Pam Brooks, Malco
Seth Tadlock, Malco

Robert Traub • Fran Baker •
Michele Baker • Colt Covington •
Eric Reisman • Philip Scarborough • Zach Prichard • Jenni Smith • Robbie Fisher • Jayne Buttross • Dr. Sheila Henderson • Victoria Gholar

Commercial:  Spot On Productions, LLC

Board of Directors

Philip Scarborough, President
Michelle Barret Dawson, Vice President
___, Secretary/Treasurer

Merry Barnes
Colt Covington
Sid Davis
Monte Kraus
Roderick "Randy" Kwan
Jerel Levanway
Vickye Murray
Rick Patt
Zach Prichard
Roderick Red
Greg Smith
Jimmy Taylor
Yvetta "Kai" Williams

Advisory Board

Ed Inman
Mark Knight
Jeanne Luckett
Anita Modak-Truran
Joy Parikh
Nina Parikh
Philip Scarborough
Todd Stauffer
Ferrell Tadlock