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I am a Brooklyn-based, South African-raised filmmaker and video producer.  I have produced and edited stories for PBS, Current TV, Brooklyn Independent Media as well as for non-profits such as UNICEF, The City University of New York  Inside Schools, the Educational Development Center, and Smack Mellon gallery. 

My first documentary feature Waited For is distributed by Wolfe Video. Waited For as well as my short films have played at various film festivals such as Slamdance, DOCUTAH, Frameline, British Film Institute London, aGLIFF Austin, Camden International Film Festival, Athens International Film Festival, Film Africa London and DCTV in New York.  In 2016 the series Brooklyn Sings that I produced for BRIC TV was nominated for a NY Emmy.

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