Speakers

A

Anam Abbas
Co-founder, Documentary Association of Pakistan
Maria Agui Carter
Iguana Films & Emerson College
Natalie Ancona
Alliance of Documentary Editors
Patricia Aufderheide
University Professor, American University
Brenda Avila
Watsonville Film Fest / New Day Films
Faisal Azam
Editor / Screenwriter, ADE, Karen Schmeer

B

Emily Best
Seed&Spark
Anurima Bhargava
President, Anthem of US
Elan Bogarin
Director
Maggie Bowman
Director of Programming, Getting Real, International Documentary Association

C

Sonya Childress
Senior Fellow, Perspective Fund
Amalia Cordova
Latinx Digital Curator, Smithsonian Center for Folklife and Cultural Heritage
Brenda Coughlin
Director of Producing & Impact Strategy, Sundance Institute

D

Jessica Devaney
Founder & President, Multitude Films
Lindsey Dryden
Producer & Director, Little By Little Films

E

Rodney Evans
Stimulus Pictures

F

G

Lailanie Gadia
Manager, Asian American Documentary Network (A-Doc)
Jen Gilomen
Producer, Director, Cinematographer, Forward Films, Collective of Documentary Women Cinematographers, New Day Films
Erica Ginsberg
The D-Word / CineCitizen Media
Steven J. Golliday
Freelance / Independent
Dorian Aidee Gomez Pestana
Undocumented Filmmakers Collective

H

Rahi Hasan
Filmmaker , Undocumented Filmmakers Collective
Set Hernandez Rongkilyo
Filmmaker, Impact Producer, Filmmaker

I

J

K

Sonia Kennebeck
Codebreaker Films
Judy Kibinge
Founder / Executive Director , Docubox

L

Miasarah Lai
Brown Girls Doc Mafia
Jim LeBrecht
Co-Director, Co-Producer, FWD-Doc
Grace Lee
Filmmaker, Asian American Documentary Network
Beth Levison
Producer, Documentary Producers Alliance // Hazel Pictures
Loira Limbal
Director, Firelight Media

M

Myles Markham
Multitude Films
Veronica Monteyro
Membership & Individual Giving Manager, International Documentary Association

N

Alysa Nahmias
Director/Producer, AJNA
Monika Navarro
Senior Director, Artist Programs, Firelight Media
Marilyn Ness
Director / Producer, Big Mouth Productions
Bao Nguyen
Director / Producer, BE WATER

O

Ashley O'Shay
Director/Producer, Freelance Filmmaker/DCA

P

R

PJ Raval
Director/Producer, Unraval Pictures
Brenda Robinson
Gamechanger Films

S

Marjan Safinia
Director, Producer, Field Builder, Department of Expansion
Risé Sanders-Weir (she/her)
Director / Producer, Vagabond Moving Pictures
Kevin Shaw
Director/Cinematographer/Editor
Marcia Smith
Firelight Media
Bhawin Suchak
Executive Director & Filmmaker, Youth FX Inc.

T

V

Michelle van Beusekom
Documentary Organization of Canada
Juli Vizza
Editor, Prandial Pictures
Caroline von Kuhn
Director, Catalyst, Sundance Institute

W

Y

Chi-hui Yang
Program Officer, Ford Foundation