Kevin Hamedani began his filmmaking career with the feature ZMD: Zombies of Mass Destruction. Produced by Academy Award nominee John Sinno (Iraq in Fragments), the film went on to receive critical acclaim in film festivals… Read More
Sasha Gordon is an award-winning filmmaker and composer. Born in St. Petersburg, Russia, she immigrated to the US in 1989. Gordon has scored over 50 features and shorts (among them the Oscar-winning God of Love); directed… Read More
Jared Frieder’s writing career began at the age of nine when he wrote his first unpublished novella, If Lucy’s In The Sky, She‘ll Probably Need a Parachute. He graduated from Columbia University’s undergraduate fiction writing… Read More
Negin Farsad is an American comedian, actor, writer and filmmaker of Iranian descent based in New York City. Like most comedians, she has a Masters Degree in African-American Studies. She was named one of the… Read More
Jules Howe is a renowned physicist who recently discovered….wait…that’s a lie. Jules Howe is a human. She lives in Northern California. She was born on April 14th, the same day in history that the Titanic… Read More
Monica Zanetti is an award winning Australian screenwriter and actress. Her debut feature Skin Deep, has now screened at over eight international Film Festivals and was hand selected by The Weinstein Company’s Dan Guando… Read More
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AFF to will honor Marta Kauffman as 2016 Outstanding Television Writer. AFF also announces inaugural “Diversity Focus” program.