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Meet New Day: Harleen Singh

Meet New Day: Harleen Singh

Meet Harleen Singh, an award winning documentary filmmaker committed to telling stories that inspire viewers to look beyond their limitations and achieve their goals.
Recognizing New Day's Honored Academy Members

Recognizing New Day’s Honored Academy Members

In the past several years, a slew of New Day filmmakers have been inducted into the Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences (AMPAS). Read about them and their films!
Meet New Day - Lauren Knapp

Meet New Day – Lauren Knapp

I'm a documentary filmmaker and video journalist interested in shedding light on touchstone issues through intimate storytelling. The Sandman is a short documentary that profiles the doctor leading Georgia's lethal injection team.
Meet New Day: Joel Fendelman

Meet New Day: Joel Fendelman

My name is Joel Fendelman, and I'm an independent filmmaker who strives to embrace socially conscious stories that deal with religion, social class, and race.
Meet New Day: Anike Tourse

Meet New Day: Anike Tourse

by Anike Tourse

I’m a multimedia maker with experience working both in front of and behind the camera. I’ve written for television series including One Life to Live and Girlfriends and I’m the writer and director of a short film called America; I Too, which stars Academy Award nominee Barkhad Abdi, with music from Grammy winner Quetzal.
May 2019: Commemorative Months

May 2019: Commemorative Months

Mental Health Month
Older Americans Month
Asian American Pacific Heritage Month
An Exciting New Partnership

An Exciting New Partnership

By Nicole Opper

Visual Communications, one of the nation’s premier Asian Pacific American media arts organization, has forged an alliance with New Day Films.