Sunday, April 22 • 1:30pm - 2:30pm
Creative Activism: Filmmakers that Ignite Action and Social Awareness, Presented by Creative Visions, Conversation 2153

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This panel will explore what it means to create media that triggers insight, empathy, and social action. Hear from distinguished filmmakers on how stories can create real change in our increasingly connected world. Covering topics ranging from storytelling to funding and distribution, leave feeling inspired, energized, and with concrete skills to create engaging media with maximum impact.

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Isabella Alexander

Dr. Alexander is a writer, filmmaker, and Professor of Anthropology at Emory University. A leading human rights expert, she's motivated by her belief that stories can humanize complex issues, incite community action, and create positive social change. Her new documentary, "The Burning... Read More →
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Kathy Eldon

Eldon has worked as a journalist, author and film and televisions producer in England, Africa and the United States.  She is the Founder of Creative Visions, a global organization that supports "creative activists" who use arts and media for social impact.  CV was inspired by the... Read More →
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Megha Kadakia

Kadakia brings a unique blend of business experience and artistic vision to the world of independent filmmaking and social impact entertainment, as Head of Production for Creative Visions. Her films include: “Miss India America,” currently on Netflix, “Raspberry Magic,” distributed... Read More →
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Florencia Krochik

Krochik, originally from Argentina and a USC’s School of Cinematic Arts graduate, is an award winning director who’s past work has been supported by the Sundance Institute, Women in Film, NALIP and the Creative Visions Foundation. Her latest endeavor, “Pathways,” is a feature-length... Read More →
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Emily Rose Laochua

Laochua is the writer and creator of The Convergence, a graphic novel and motion book app that speaks of human energy and Earth's living soul. She also wrote the screenplay adaptation of the graphic novel which made semi-finals in the 2017 ScreenCraft Science Fiction Screenplay competition... Read More →

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