Pierre Bennu is an award winning filmmaker, writer, artist and performer. He is the principal creative of Exittheapple, an alternative media and arts company specializing in film and digital media, visual arts, gift books, and music.
Pierre and Jamyla Bennu are the owners of Oyin Handmade, a line of natural hair and body products; and have been named the Coolest Black Family in America in an ongoing series by Ebony.com. They maintain a semi-public art space in Baltimore.
Bennu studied formally in film & fine art at Pratt Institute and currently lives and works in Baltimore, MD.