Education

BFA in Sculpture, Minor in Art History / State University of New York at New Paltz, 2001

Films & Screenings

Of Origins, Part 2: Emma (2019)

In post production

Of Origins, Part 1: Hannah (2016)

• International Women’s Film Festival Dortmund, Germany / Official Selection, 2018
• Grrl Haus Cinema, Berlin, Germany / Official Selection 2018
• Women Make Waves Film Festival, Taiwan / Official Selection, 2018
• Newfest: New York LGBT Film Festival, New York City, NY / Official Selection, 2018
• Reel Change: Leeway @ 25 Film Festival, PhillyCAM, Philadelphia, PA / Invited, 2018
• MIX 29 NYC, Brooklyn, NY / Official Selection, 2018
• Chicago Feminist Film Festival, Chicago, IL / Official Selection, 2017
• XPOSED International Queer Film Festival, Berlin, Germany / Official Selection, 2017
• 32° Torino LGBTQI Film Festival, Torino, Italy / Official Selection, 2017
• Philly Film Showcase, Philadelphia, PA / Invited, 2017
• Twist: Seattle Queer Film Festival, Seattle, WA / Official Selection, 2017
• Queere Kurzfilmnacht: XPOSED im atelier automatique, Berlin, Germany / Invited, 2017
• Cannery, Philadelphia, PA / Invited, 2017
• Haverford College, Haverford, PA / Invited, 2017

I Told Her This Was Home (2013)

• Turning the Lens: New Middle Eastern Queer & Feminist Filmmakers, MLA Conference, Austin, TX / Invited, 2016
• She Found Her Place, Institute of Contemporary Art, Philadelphia, PA / Invited, 2015
• Jewish Voice For Peace, National Conference, Baltimore, MD / Invited, 2015
• BFI Flare London LGBT Film Festival, London, England / Official Selection, 2014
• Experiments in Cinema v9.72, Albuquerque, NM / Official Selection, 2014
• Austin Gay and Lesbian Film Festival, Austin, TX / Official Selection, 2014
• Still Untitled: A Quarterly Literary Salon, Philadelphia, PA / Invited, 2014
• Haverford College, Haverford, PA / Invited, 2014
• Mix Queer Experimental Film Festival, Brooklyn, NY / Official Selection, 2013

Collections: Water (2010)

• Moles Not Molar, Vox Populi Gallery, Philadelphia, PA / Invited, 2011

How the Bridge Works (2010)

• Strange Beauty Film Festival, Durham, NC / Official Selection, 2011
• BFI London Gay and Lesbian Film Festival, London, England / Official Selection, 2011
• De Anza Experimental Film Exhibition, Los Gatos, CA / Official Selection, 2011
• Moles Not Molar, Vox Populi Gallery, Philadelphia, PA / Invited, 2011
• Mix Queer Experimental Film Festival, New York, NY / Official Selection, 2010

Young, Jewish and Left (2006)

• Portland Jewish Film Festival, Portland, ME / Official Selection, 2008
• Free Speech TV, New York City, NY / Invited, 2008
• Pioneer Valley Jewish Film Festival, Amherst, MA / Official Selection, 2007
• Minneapolis Jewish Film Festival, Minneapolis, MN / Official Selection, 2007
• Not Quite Kosher Film Festival, San Diego, CA / Official Selection, 2007
• Big Muddy Film Festival, Chicago, IL / Official Selection, 2007
• Jewdas Jewish Film Festival, London, England / Official Selection, 2007
• Union Docs, Brooklyn, NY / Invited, 2007
• ARPA International Film Festival, Hollywood, CA / Official Selection, 2006
• Anthology Film Archive, New York City, NY / Invited, 2006
• Upstate Films, Rhinebeck, NY / Invited, 2006
Full list of Community Screenings available here

Grants & Awards

Art and Change Award, Leeway Foundation, Philadelphia, PA / 2006
Best Documentary Award, ARPA Int'l Film Festival, Hollywood, CA / Nominated, 2006

Production Experience

Production Designer, Detonator / Dirs: Damon Maulucci and Keir Politz, 2011
Camera & Editor, We Did Not Come Here to Fight: The Struggle for a Safe Education / Produced for: UPenn Documentaries and the Law Program, 2011
Video Production, 18 Keys / Collaborators: Damien Luxe and Jenna Peters-Golden, 2011
Camera & Editor, Human Rights for the People by the People / Produced for: Philadelphia Commission on Human Relations, 2010
Associate Production Designer, I Am John Wayne / Dir: Christina Choe, 2010
Contributing Filmmaker, Norman Schwarzkopf Made Me Gay / Dir: Sara Zia Ebrahimi, 2010
Assistant Producer & Assistant Art Director, Topo Gigio is Dead / Dir: David Hardy, 2010
Stylist, AWOL / Dir: Deb Shoval, 2009
Editor, Pennhurst: The Road to Civil Rights for People with Disability / Produced for: UPenn Documentaries and the Law Program, 2009
Contributing Filmmaker, The Odyssey: 24 Films/42 Characters / Dir: Bernadine Mellis, 2007