Laurens Grant

Laurens Grant is a voting member of both the Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences – Documentary Branch [Oscars] and the Television Academy [Emmys]. She is also a member of the Television Academy’s Documentary Peer Group Executive Committee. She is a 3-time Emmy and Peabody award-winning filmmaker and a Sundance Institute filmmaker fellow. Her filmmaking career has taken her all over the world, including the United States, Latin America, Europe and Africa.


Rokia: Voice of a New Generation

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