NEW YORK (AP) — Tina Charles can add filmmaker to her already impressive resume.
The WNBA star produced a documentary about her father Rawlston and his Brooklyn-based record store and music label — known as Charlie’s Calypso City and Charlie’s Records, respectively — and it debuted over the weekend at the Tribeca Film Festival.
“I put my heart and soul into this and was so excited to let the world know about my father,” Charles said in a phone interview Sunday.
Charles acknowledged she was nervous and excited before the film “Charlie’s Records” premiered Friday night. The documentary was so well-received that the film festival added a second showing on Saturday night.
She was so happy that her dad enjoyed the film.
“He was speechless,