Studio Simile

Founded in 2013, Studio Simile is a creative production house led by Rashaad Denzel. Studio Simile focuses on providing essential production support for the execution of short films, visual essays, and other long-form medias. 

Subjects of interest included but not limited to afro-futurism, sexuality, politics, and art. 

About Rashaad 

(the executive producer)

Rashaad Denzel is a branding and marketing professional with over five years of experience in working with consumer brands within the fashion, lifestyle and tech industries. Aside from Rashaad’s professional pursuits, he is a multimedia artist with a specialization in illustration and documentary photography.

Born and raised in Raleigh, North Carolina, Rashaad cultivated his creative urges by tapping into his childhood imagination to produce everything from visual essays, apparel designs and digital illustrations. 

Currently, he works at Forbes Media –where he produces branded content programs.


Jasayln McNeil,

Creative Director & Motion Graphic Artist, BlackBeyond

Kate Walz

Founder/Designer, Querencia Studio

Joshua Renfroe 

Photographer, Black Boy Fly

Curtis Taylor, Jr,

Film Director,  Black Boy Fly


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