Pratibha Parmar

Writer, Director, Producer
Kali Films

Writer | Director - Pratibha Parmar (UK | US)

Pratibha is an award-winning documentary filmmaker, video artist, activist and professor. Her credits include Alice Walker; Beauty In Truth, A Place of Rage, Warrior Marks & Khush. She was awarded The Visionary Award for her body of work from the One in Ten Film Festival and is a winner of the Frameline Film Festival Life Time Achievement Award. Pratibha’s video works have been included in THE PLACE IS HERE (2017), a retrospective on 1980’s British Black Arts movement, a radical political art movement inspired by anti-racist discourse and feminist critique, which sought to highlight issues of race and gender and the politics of representation. Her video SARI RED is retained in the permanent collection at MOMA, NYC. She is author and editor of several books. Pratibha was Visiting Artist at Stanford University in the Theatre & Performance Studies Department (2013) and is currently an Associate Professor in the Film department at California College of the Arts, San Francisco. Pratibha is a voting member of AMPAS and BAFTA.