NYWIFT and The D-Word are co-hosting a panel discussion to explore avenues of greater filmmaker support. Moderated by Doug Block (The D-Word), panelists include Rebecca Day (Producer/ Psychotherapist), Kelsey Koenig (Impact Partner Films), Heidi Reinberg (Documentary filmmaker) and Chithra Jeyaram (Documentary filmmaker).
Received the New York State Council on the Arts Individual Artist Grant for the feature documentary Our Daughters.
Chithra Jeyaram was a panelist for a workshop on 'How to create a perfect work sample? The event was co-presented by Karen Schmeer Film Editing Fellowship, Women Make Movies and NYU Arthur L. Carter Journalism Institute with Robin Hessman, Leigh Johnson and Rabab Haj Yahya. For more info: http://www.karenschmeer.com/events/worksampleworkshop
Received the prestigious Jerome Media Grant for the feature documentary Our Daughters.