Tackling Misconceptions: Filmmaker takes on social issues

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It's been said that overnight success can take years to achieve. Seattle filmmaker Derek Armstrong McNeill can attest to that. After three decades pursuing related yet fragmented interests, the common denominators of his life finally revealed his gift of storytelling.

When McNeill began concentrating on the growing homelessness in his city, clarity hit him and he knew he could present the human side of the issue with The Road to Nickelsville (Read more in 1889 Magazine).