Julia Bacha

Creative Director
Just Vision
Participates in 1 Session

Julia Bacha is a Peabody award-winning filmmaker, Guggenheim Fellow, and the Creative Director at Just Vision. She started her filmmaking career in Cairo, where she wrote and edited Control Room (2004), for which she was nominated to the Writer’s Guild of America Award. Subsequently she directed Encounter Point (2006), Budrus (2009), My Neighbourhood (2012) and Naila and the Uprising (2017). Her work has been exhibited at the Sundance, Berlin and Tribeca Film Festivals, broadcast on the BBC, HBO and Al Jazeera, and profiled in The New York Times, The Washington Post, and The Economist. In addition to over thirty awards at international film festivals, Julia is the recipient of the King Hussein Leadership Prize, the Ridenhour Film Prize, the PUMA Creative Impact Award and the Medal of Excellence from her alma mater Columbia University. She’s a Term Member at the Council on Foreign Relations, a Young Global Leader at the World Economic Forum, and a regular TED speaker. 

Sessions in which Julia Bacha participates

Wednesday 26 September, 2018

Time Zone: PDT/(GMT-08:00) Pacific Time (US & Canada)
1:45 PM
1:45 PM

Sessions in which Julia Bacha attends

Monday 24 September, 2018

Time Zone: PDT/(GMT-08:00) Pacific Time (US & Canada)
7:30 PM
7:30 PM
Evan Kleiman
Moderator
KCRW
Chef, Author, Radio Host
Roy Choi
Participant
Kogi, A-Frame, LocoL
Chef
Robert Kenner
Participant
Food Inc.
Director
Carole Morison
Participant
Food Inc.
Film Subject
Rick Nahmias
Participant
Food Forward
Founder/Executive Director
Elise Pearlstein
Participant
Food Inc.
Producer

Tuesday 25 September, 2018

Time Zone: PDT/(GMT-08:00) Pacific Time (US & Canada)
9:00 AM
9:00 AM
9:15 AM
9:15 AM
10:00 AM
10:00 AM
  • Pulling Back the Curtain
  • Signup required
  • Pickford Center for Motion Picture Study - Linwood Dunn Theater
  • 10:00 AM - 11:30 AM  | 1 hour 30 minutes
  • Interactive Workshop
    SustainabilityTransparencyFilmmaker OnlyEmerging
11:30 AM
11:30 AM
11:45 AM
11:45 AM
1:45 PM
1:45 PM
3:45 PM
3:45 PM
5:00 PM
5:00 PM
6:00 PM
6:00 PM

Wednesday 26 September, 2018

Time Zone: PDT/(GMT-08:00) Pacific Time (US & Canada)
9:00 AM
9:00 AM
9:30 AM
9:30 AM
9:45 AM
9:45 AM
Frederick Wiseman
Participant
Zipporah Films
Director, Producer, Edit...
11:30 AM
11:30 AM
1:30 PM
1:30 PM
3:00 PM
3:00 PM

Thursday 27 September, 2018

Time Zone: PDT/(GMT-08:00) Pacific Time (US & Canada)
9:00 AM
9:00 AM
  • Keynote: Orwa Nyrabia
  • Signup required
  • Pickford Center for Motion Picture Study - Linwood Dunn Theater
  • 9:00 AM - 9:30 AM  | 30 minutes
  • Keynote
    CreativitySustainabilityTransparencyInternationalASL AvailableClosed CaptionedEmerging
1:45 PM
1:45 PM
3:30 PM
3:30 PM
  • Palestinian Filmmaker Panel
  • Signup required
  • Film L.A. - Meeting Room
  • 3:30 PM - 5:00 PM  | 1 hour 30 minutes
  • Panel
    CreativityInternational
3:45 PM
3:45 PM
6:00 PM
6:00 PM