Guest Speaker on THE FACE OF AMERICA
The Face of America is an Award-winning interview series created and hosted by New York City artist Pierre Gervois. The Face of America has been awarded the prestigious 2020 George Stoney Social Impact Award by Brooklyn Free Speech TV. Named after legendary American documentary filmmaker George Stoney, this award honors programs that had a direct, identifiable positive effect on a segment of the population.
The Face of America is focused on exploring current political and social issues in the United States, based on interviews of philanthropists, social justice activists, elected officials and artists.
Guest Speaker on NYWIFT Talks
2020 NYWIFT Talks, discussed diversity in film selections at festivals and what strategies programmers are using to amplify Black and POC voices, as well as goals for women filmmakers in competition at their festivals. We delved into the challenges and opportunities due to COVID, the financial crisis, and the Black Lives Matter Movement, including new initiatives and what are next steps for these vital festivals.
The conversation was moderated by NYWIFT Program Manager Barbara G Vasconez.
Guest speaker for the Au Pair weekend
An organization that facilitate a transformative educational experience for au pairs and strengthen the global community by connecting people and cultivating personal development.