Diversity & Impact Workshop

Co-presented by the Center for Environmental Filmmaking at American University

A workshop exploring how communities can tell their “eco-stories.” Film/mediamakers and community advocates come together to experience compelling short films and innovative participatory storytelling projects and generate ideas for telling urgent new stories.



Featuring Kalyanee Mam (director, Lost World), Roshan Patel (director, Field in Focus shorts), Sirjaut Kaur Dhariwal (co-director, Healing Baltimore’s Harbor: A Pipe Dream?), Laura Waters Hinson (founder, Image Bearer Pictures), Leah Mahan (Documentary Director/Producer), Lynne Cherry (Originator/Producer/Director of Young Voices for the Planet films) & Fred Tutman (Patuxent Riverkeeper/Educator).