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BlackStar Film Festival

Senior Program Manager of Philly's BlackStar Film Festival. The BlackStar Film Festival is an annual celebration of the visual and storytelling traditions of the African diaspora and of global indigenous communities, showcasing films by black people from around the world. More at

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DC Palestinian Film & Arts Festival

Founding curator of DC Palestinian Film & Arts Festival. The DC Palestinian Film and Arts Festival champions the work of Palestinian artists and filmmakers in Palestine and in diaspora, showcasing the range and complexity of Palestinian identities and narratives. More info at

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Talkbacks & Conversations

Moderator of critical discussion with filmmakers and artists of color to engage audiences with the aesthetics and politics of their work.