Scotty Crowe is a writer, filmmaker, and learning facilitator. He also hosts a podcast, Mass + Volume, focused on cultural identity and social justice. He’s had the joy of working with students from grade through high school by leading writing, filmmaking, and literacy programs. Scotty was born, raised, and educated in various towns across the state of Georgia and just moved to New York from Los Angeles to work at an education non-profit.
Filmmaking and the construction of stories or narrative.
Structure. The translation of big ideas into small steps.
"Just stay busy, stay working. Puff told me, like, the key to this joint - The key to staying on top of things - Is treat everything like it's your first project, nahmsayin'? Like it's your first day, like, back when you was an intern. Like, that's how you try to treat things like, just stay hungry"
My grandparents. Through their life and beyond, they inspired me and defined the values that I hold closest to my heart: inclusion, compassion, kindness, care, culture, self-expression, and humor.
Helping people realize their value in the world.
My friends' childhood home addresses and phone numbers.
Recommended methods and norms for a daily freewriting practice.
Any gif from Moonlight.