Director Maggie Hadleigh-West wins the prestigious 2013 Guggenheim award! "Appointed on the basis of prior achievement and exceptional promise... "
-Guggenheim Foundation

New York Times Raves About Player Hating: A Love Story
“Volatile! Intimate and never condescending, Ms. Hadleigh-West’s on-the-fly shooting style opens a portal to an alien land, a corner of America where many whites fear to tread."
– Jeannette Catsoulis, New York Times

Player Hating: A Love Story (Critics Quote Teaser) The Godfia Criminals surprise Maggie at a screening of Player Hating
"Player Hating IS NOT just another hip hop movie. Maggie gained unprecedented access and insight into the reality of "thug life", and I believe that this is going to be THE DOCUMENT of a time and place in American life."
-Peter Sprier, Academy Award Nominated Filmmaker and CEO of Rugged Entertainment