Loira Limbal

Director
Firelight Media
Participates in 2 items

Loira Limbal is an Afro-Dominican filmmaker and DJ interested in the creation of art that is nuanced and revelatory for communities of color. Limbal is the Director and Producer of Through the Night, a feature documentary about a 24 hour daycare center. Through the Night was selected for world premiere at the 2020 Tribeca Film Festival and is currently on the festival circuit. She is the Senior Vice President of Programs at Firelight Media. Firelight is committed to making films about pivotal movements and moments in the U.S. Firelight's flagship program - the Documentary Lab - is a fellowship that provides mentorship, funding, and industry access to emerging filmmakers of color. Her first film, Estilo Hip Hop, was a co-production of ITVS and aired on PBS in 2009. Additionally, she co-produces and helms the popular Brooklyn monthly #APartyCalledRosiePerez. Limbal received a B.A. in History from Brown University and is a graduate of the Third World Newsreel's Film and Video Production Training Program. She is a Sundance Institute Fellow and a former Ford Foundation Justfilms/Rockwood Fellow. She lives in the Bronx with her two children.

Sessions in which Loira Limbal participates

Tuesday 25 September, 2018

Time Zone: PDT/(GMT-08:00) Pacific Time (US & Canada)
2:30 PM
2:30 PM
  • A-Doc/BGDM/Firelight Convening
  • Signup required
  • Cinerama Dome - Theater
  • 2:30 PM - 3:30 PM  | 1 hour
  • Convening
    CreativitySustainabilityTransparency

Wednesday 26 September, 2018

Time Zone: PDT/(GMT-08:00) Pacific Time (US & Canada)
9:30 AM
9:30 AM

Sessions in which Loira Limbal attends

Tuesday 25 September, 2018

Time Zone: PDT/(GMT-08:00) Pacific Time (US & Canada)
10:00 AM
10:00 AM
11:45 AM
11:45 AM
3:45 PM
3:45 PM

Wednesday 26 September, 2018

Time Zone: PDT/(GMT-08:00) Pacific Time (US & Canada)
9:00 AM
9:00 AM
1:45 PM
1:45 PM
3:30 PM
3:30 PM
5:00 PM
5:00 PM

Thursday 27 September, 2018

Time Zone: PDT/(GMT-08:00) Pacific Time (US & Canada)
9:45 AM
9:45 AM
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