Competition: US & Canada
Faren Humes is a filmmaker from Miami and Sanderson, Florida melding narrative and documentary conventions to explore and invoke Black continuation. Her work has screened with jury recognition at Berlinale, Internationale Kurzfilmtage Winterthur, SXSW, AFI Fest, Chicago International Film Festival and Miami Film Festival. Faren’s work, including Liberty (2018), has been supported by institutions like Film Independent, Tribeca Film Institute, Sundance Institute, and United States Artists. She is currently in residence at Oolite as she furthers a body of work concerning displacement in Liberty City, Miami, Fl.
Photo Credit: Robert Colom