New York filmmaker and composer Seyi River was a musician and performer at an early age. He studied acting at London's East 15 Acting School and music composition at Berklee College of Music in Boston.
Since his debut film Don’t Explain, he has directed and produced numerous shorts, music videos, commercials, and documentary films.
His award-winning documentary, If I Die Tonight, explores racial profiling from several perspectives. The controversial film is praised for its power, giving air to concerns of both the victims of police violence and of police officers and their families.
As a composer Seyi has written scores for his own films, as well as music for the films Love The Hard Way and Forty Shades Of Blue among others.
In recent years, Seyi entered the business and technology world as a founder in the audio space and has been active in enhancing audio products for filmed media.