Film director, activist and author, Paola Mendoza is joining us at #WeAllGrow Summit!
@PaolaMendoza was a national organizer and the artistic director for the @WomensMarch on Washington, the largest one-day mass mobilization in history. For her day job, Paola is a critically acclaimed film director. Her films have continually tackled the effects of poverty and immigration on women and children in the United States. Her award-winning movies have premiered at the most prestigious film festivals around the world, including: Toronto, Berlin, South by South West, Pusan, Deauville, HotDocs and Tribeca. She was named one of Filmmaker Magazine 25 New Faces of Independent Film and she is a Tribeca All Access, Film Independent and Independent Film Week fellow. She is a co-founder of The Soze Agency and has been the creative director for campaigns fighting for immigration reform, criminal justice reform, incarcerated mothers and women’s rights.
Paola will be presenting a powerful keynote during the “Red Bull Amaphiko Presents: The Power of Storytelling.”