Blair Dorosh-Walther

Participates in 1 Session
Director and Producer, blair dorosh-walther identifies as gender non-conforming and uses both male and female pronouns, is a social issue documentary director, and artist with a passion for inspiring action for social justice through media. A recent Guggenheim Fellow, blair graduated with a BFA in Film from NYU and was awarded the Adam Balsano Award for social significance in documentary filmmaking. Her first feature, Out in the Night had its international premiere at the Los Angeles Film Festival June 2014 and has won dozens of awards including a Special Jury Prize for Courage in Storytelling, the Audience Award for Documentary Feature at the New Orleans Film Festival, as well the 2016 Telly Award. Out in the Night partnered with the United Nations’ Free and Equal Campaign to decriminalize homosexuality worldwide and kicked off the 2015-2016 season of POV on PBS with a simultaneous broadcast on the Logo Network.
 
blair has supported his artistic career by working in direct care with adults living with developmental disabilities, mental illness, addiction issues, homelessness and HIV/AIDS for the past 12 years recently joined the board of Hudson Valley’s Access: Supports for the Living.

Sessions in which Blair Dorosh-Walther participates

Tuesday 27 September, 2016

Time Zone: PDT/Pacific Time (US & Canada)
13:30
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