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See “Queen of Katwe” by Mira Nair

“If there is anyone out there capable of remaining unmoved by this true-life triumph-of-the-underdog sports story, I don’t think I want to meet that person.” –  A. O. Scott, the New York Times Queen of Katwe, the latest film by director Mira Nair, premiered on Friday, September 23, and has been named a New York Times…

NYFA Board of Directors Elects Five New Members

NYFA is very pleased to announce the election of five new members to its Board of Directors: Filmmaker Mira Nair; Author Saïd Sayrafiezadeh; attorney Emily Kirsch, real estate broker Sharon Held, and William Draper, a Founding Director of the Exetor Group. These new Board Members represent not only extraordinary talent in their respective fields, but…