On Time by Xavier Burgin

On Time is the winner of numerous awards, including Best Narrative Short Film (Financial Focus Film Festival) and Best Director (Sunscreen Film Festival West), and was a finalist in both the HBO Short Film Competition and at the American Black Film Festival.

Starring: Inger Tudor, Araija DaCosta, Kevin Craig West, John Marrott, Louis Baker, Wesley Timmons, Kathy Goral, Meredith Riley, Amani Starnes
Directed by Xavier Burgin
Written by Tiara Marshall and Xavier Burgin
Produced by Kendra Cole, Tony Ducret, Tim Astor, & Mario Rodriguez
Associated Produced by Jenna Cavelle & Mario Rodriguez
Cinematography by Mario Rodriguez
Assistant Director: Angelica Lopez
Editor: Angelica Lopez
Production Design: Guillermo Ortiz
Makeup Aritst: Yvette Rishton
Sound Operator: Juel Taylor & Karl Soelter
Sound Design: Juel Taylor
Costume Design: Alexandra Friedman
Stunt Coordinators: America Young & Thom Williams

Xavier Burgin is a writer/director from USC’s School of Cinematic Arts. He’s the Director of Shudder’s first original documentary, Horror Noire: A History of Black Horror. He’s also a Sundance Fellow, HBO alumni, Ryan Murphy Half Fest alum, semi-finalist for The Student Academy Awards, and a director for the Emmy nominated series, Giants. A goofball at heart, he’s amassed 70,000+ followers via comedy, storytelling, and social commentary. He strives to bring an emotionally powerful aesthetic through drama, and a pleasantly gut-aching hilarity through comedy.


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