Spotlight of the week – Jessica Beshir

Spotlight of the week – Jessica Beshir

Jessica Beshir is an Ethiopian-Mexican filmmaker, producer, and cinematographer based in Brooklyn. At sixteen, she left with her family to escape the chaos during the Derg Political Regime. She has mentioned that she grew up a lot faster because of the cold war she...
Spotlight of the week – Kidist Yilma

Spotlight of the week – Kidist Yilma

Kidist Yilma is a groundbreaking writer, director, and producer that has brought Ethiopian culture and lifestyles to light and changed the perspectives of many. Her works are cutting-edge and haven’t been spotlighted enough. She is well-known for her humbleness and...