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Angela Tucker

Arts Engine
A Brooklyn based filmmaker and writer, Angela Tucker was the Director of Production at Big Mouth Films, a social issue documentary production company that is a project of Arts Engine, Inc. There, she produced PUSHING THE ELEPHANT (IDFA, Independent Lens), the Emmy-nominated documentary, DEADLINE (NBC), ELECTION DAY (SXSW 07, PBS' POV) and BEYOND THE STEPS: ALVIN AILEY AMERICAN DANCE THEATER (Great Performances). She was also a consulting producer on POP STAR ON ICE which inspired the series BE GOOD, JOHNNY WEIR. Angela directed two short pieces for The National Black Programming Consortium and ITVS' Initiative, THE MASCULINITY PROJECT, entitled INVISIBLE MEN and will direct a web series for them entitled BLACK FOLK DON'T scheduled to launch in June 2011. She is also currently directing (A)SEXUAL, a feature length documentary in post-production about people who experience no sexual attraction. She received her MFA in Film from Columbia University where she was awarded a Dean's Fellowship. Her thesis fiction short, THE BIRTHDAY GIRL, screened in various festivals and was awarded Milos Forman Finishing Funds. Angela has her BA with Honors in Theater and African American Studies from Wesleyan University. In 2010, Angela was a Yaddo fellow.

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Monday, March 14