Category Archives: Member Profiles

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.
Meet New Day: Michelle Aguilar

Meet New Day: Michelle Aguilar

by Michelle Aguilar

I am a documentary filmmaker committed to social equality and fair representation of marginalized populations. I make my films with the intention of connecting people, alleviating ethnocentrism, and providing visual and narrative evidence to help people learn about the world in which we live.
Meet New Day: Julie Mallozzi

Meet New Day: Julie Mallozzi

by Julie Mallozzi

I am an independent documentary filmmaker and teacher based in Boston, MA. As a person of mixed heritage, I am interested in the ways cultural traditions from around the globe intersect, hybridize, and are turned to new social purposes far from their original context.
Meet New Day: Kimi Takesue

Meet New Day: Kimi Takesue

by Kimi Takesue

I am a Brooklyn based filmmaker who grew up in two radically different cultural zones: Hawai’i and Massachusetts.
Meet New Day - Yoyo Li

Meet New Day – Yoyo Li

by Yoyo Li

I’m Yoyo, an LA-based Chinese filmmaker who focuses on making documentaries about people living in underdeveloped areas in China.
Meet New Day: Katherine Acosta

Meet New Day: Katherine Acosta

by Katherine Acosta My film Divided We Fall, chronicles the most exhilarating, and heartbreaking, political experience of my life: the 2011 Wisconsin Uprising in my home city of Madison.  For two weeks,
Meet New Day: Michael Premo

Meet New Day: Michael Premo

by Michael Premo My film Water Warriors tells the story of a community’s successful fight to protect their water from the oil and natural gas industry. When an energy company begins