45. Internationales Filmwochenende Würzburg vom 24. bis 27. Januar 2019

A Short Story about an catastrophy: The Incursion

Sasha-Gay Lewis (1986) is a jamaican documentary filmmaker, producer, and writer. Her career in production started as a writer, producer and presenter for television where she produced content for Jamaicans at home and abroad. As a filmmaker, she has written, produced and directed a number of short films and documentaries in Jamaica, Belize, and California.
Her short documentary ‘The Incursion’ won Best Documentary Film at the
CaribbeanTales International Film Festival 2018, Best Documentary Short at the LA Script & Film Festival 2017, Honorable Mention at DOC LA, an Award of Recognition from Impact Docs, and it was an official selection of the Pan African Film Festival 2018.
Sasha holds a Bachelor of Arts (Hons) in Media and Communications from the University of the West Indies, and a Masters of Fine Arts in Documentary Filmmaking from the New York Film Academy. She currently resides in Los Angeles, California where she works as a documentary filmmaker and producer.
She will be present after every screening to talk and discuss with the audience.