Zachary Cunningham is an award-winning director, writer, and poet from the eastside of Detroit. His passion for poetry and jazz influence his short film and feature-length narrative work.
Rachel Pontious is an artist based in Detroit, who moved from New York a number of years ago. When she progressed in her art education, she became interested in more cerebral, surreal subjects. Influenced by French movies, kaleidoscopes, and the students she teaches, you rarely see a clear picture of a human face in her art. If you want to learn more about Rachel, check out her website RachRach.com, or her Instagram @RachelPontious_Studio.
Prude Boys is a Hamtramck-based rock ‘n’ roll band, fronted by married couple Caroline & Quennton Thornbury. Formed in 2012, the nationally touring band has put out multiple singles with labels like Cass Records, as well as their own creation, Grumble Records. Currently, the trio, with drummer Evan Eklund, has a 12-song full-length in the works, due out in October 2023 on Outer Limits Records.