David Burke is a writer, filmmaker, former television journalist in New York, and since living in Paris from 1986 writing books and articles and making films with his wife Joanne Burke.
Film Work in Paris
Mary Lou Williams: Music on my Mind, hour-length documentary on jazz pianist-composer-arranger Mary Lou Williams, with Joanne Burke producing, directing, and editing. It has been broadcast on PBS, BET, CBC, ARTE and other stations in Europe.
Writer and Camerman
New Directions, four documentaries by Joanne about innovative women in developing countries, Zimbabwe, Thailand, Guatemala, and in Mali about women with HIV/AIDS; broadcast many times in Africa.