"Art is the great disruptor."
Paula Kweskin is an award-winning documentary filmmaker, writer, and human rights attorney. She believes in the power of media and the arts to advocate for change.
Her films have been featured in several international film festivals and distributed on Netflix, Amazon, iTunes, DirecTV, and Al-Hurra, among other international platforms.
Paula is the former founder and director of the Censored Women's Film Festival, a festival which pushed the envelope in the cinematic portrayal of women’s rights and brought together dynamic activists and filmmakers from around the globe.
Paula grew up in Charlotte, NC and received a J.D. and a B.A. from the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill. She holds an LL.M in Human Rights and International Law from the Hebrew University.