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Conversations | Ben Hartley, Executive Director of Orama Consulting & Part of the NYFA Learning Team

“In these political times, I feel that [NYFA’s] Immigrant Artist Program is even more essential and its message more urgent.” Meet Ben Hartley, NYFA Consultant for the Immigrant Artist Mentoring Program nationwide expansion, which is made possible with the support of Ford Foundation. With over two decades of experience in the international corporate and not-for-profit arenas,…

Crafting Stories with Filmmaker Flavio Alves

“As an independent filmmaker, I have more freedom to take bold steps.” Flavio Alves is an immigrant filmmaker living and working in New York. In 2014, Tom in America was the official selection of the Palm Springs International Film Festival and the Montreal World Film Festival. He sculpts narratives about the human experience while exploring…