Where Are The Brown Women Filmmakers? (Tribeca Edition)

A weekly spotlight on inspiring female directors of color and their latest projects.


2013 Tribeca Film Festival (April 17- 28th) New York, NY

For screening information: http://www.tribecafilm.com/filmguide

Feature Documentaries:

“I Got Somethin’ to Tell You”  by Whoopi Goldberg

“Powerless”  by Fahad Mustafa (director/producer) and Deepti Kakkar (co-director/producer)

“Elaine Stritch: Shoot Me”  by Chiemi Karasawa

“The Pretty One” by Jenée LaMarque

“Dancing in Jaffa” by Hilla Medalia

“Alias Ruby Blade: A Story of Love and Revolution” by Alex Meillier (director) and Tanya Ager Meillier (producer/screenwriter)

Narrative Features:

“Wadjda” by Haifaa Al-Mansour

“Farah Goes Bang” by Meera Menon (director/co-writer) and Laura Goode (producer/co-writer)

“The Reluctant Fundamentalist” by Mira Nair (director) and William Wheeler (screenwriter)

“Six Acts” by Jonathan Gurfinkel (director) and Rona Segal (screenwriter)

Short Films:

“The Cup Reader (Qariat il Finjan)” by Suha Araj

“Sight” by Thirza Cuthand

“Delicacy” by Jason Mann (director/co-writer) and Frieda Luk (screenwriter)

“Close Your Eyes” by Sonia Malfa

“Snow in Paradise” by Justine Simei-Barton (director) and Nikki Si’ulepa (co-director, writer)

“Grave Goods” by Leslie Tai

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3 thoughts on “Where Are The Brown Women Filmmakers? (Tribeca Edition)

  1. As a brown woman filmmaker I’d like to thank you for this post!


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