I believe everyone has unique stories in them. I chose to share mine with the world.
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Ricardo is an award-winning screenwriter and the author of the Detective Byone novels and Armond Fontenot Mysteries. He is a documentary filmmaker with award-winning titles including Hope's City (2019) and Take it on Faith (2021) and was named one of the Top Hot 100 Screenwriters of 2018 by the Capital Fund Screenplay Competition.
Ricardo is an avid reader, travels extensively with favorite destinations in the United States South and international locations in South America and Europe. He is a fan of sci-fi, detective, and horror genres, classic art and music. He resides in Northern Virginia with his family where he continues to write and make independent films.
  • Writer (4 Credits)
    Killing Moses
    Screenplay
    This Unexpected Thing
    Screenplay
    Take it on Faith2021
    Documentary, Television
    Hope's City2019
    Documentary
  • Director (2 Credits)
    Take it on Faith2021
    Documentary, Television
    Hope's City2019
    Documentary
Best Documentary Short- Grand Jury Prize Winner
Take it on Faith
Imagine Rain Independent Film Awards
Saratoga, CA
2021
Official Selection
Take it on Faith
Direct Monthly Online Film Festival
Online Screening
2021
Official Selection
Take it on Faith
American Golden Picture International Film Festival
Jacksonville, Florida
2021
Official Selection
Take it on Faith
Imagine Rain Independent Film Awards
Saratoga, California
2021
Official Selection HOPE'S CITY
This Unexpected Thing
Lift-Off Global Network First-Time Filmmaker Sessions
Los Angeles, CA
2019
Official Selection- Best Screenplay Feature
This Unexpected Thing
Festigious International Film Festival
Los Angeles, CA
2018
Official Selection- Best Screenplay Feature
This Unexpected Thing
Independent Talents International Film Festival
Bloomington, IN
2018
Honorable Mention: Best Screenplay Feature
This Unexpected Thing
Los Angeles Film Awards
Los Angeles, CA
2018
Bronze Award: Best Screenplay
Killing Moses
Beverly Hills Screenplay Contest
Beverly Hills, CA
2018
Best First-Time Screenwriter
Killing Moses
Festigious International Film Festival
Los Angeles, CA
2018
Finalist: Best Screenplay Feature
Killing Moses
LA LIVE Film Festival
Los Angeles, CA
2018
Semi- Finalist: Best Screenplay Feature
Killing Moses
2018 Zed Fest Film Festival & Screenplay Competition
Burbank, CA
2018
4th Place best Screenplay Feature
Killing Moses
Los Angeles Independent Film Festival Awards
Los Angeles, CA
2018
Top Hot 100 Screenwriters 2018
Killing Moses
Capital Fund Screenplay Competition
Los Angeles, CA
2018
Official Selection
Killing Moses
Diversity Feedback Film Festival & Table Read
Los Angeles, CA
2017
Gender
Male
Ethnicity
African-American
I believe everyone has unique stories in them. I chose to share mine with the world.
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