This year’s Tribeca Film Festival featured a variety of films with females at the helm and these are five of the best.
Deb Gordon’s guest was Gregory Boroff, Chief External Relations Officer at City Harvest, the world’s first food rescue organization founded in New York in 1982, which rescues excess food from all segments of the food industry to foster its mission to feed hungry New Yorkers.
Deb Gordon’s guest was Liza Domnitz, Programmer of Feature Films and Tribeca N.O.W. (New Online Work). The Tribeca N.O.W program will run during the Tribeca Film Festival and include a showcase of new work from emerging talent, and special screenings from online networks.
Point Foundation is the largest scholarship funding organization of its kind, and Deb Gordon’s guests were Point Foundation’s Communications and Marketing Director Eugene Patron, and Point Scholar Vanessa Watson.
Deb Gordon’s guest was Alexandra Cannon, Co-president of the Children’s Aid Society Associates Council. Children’s Aid Society is one of the longest children’s services agencies in the country and is dedicated to helping New York children succeed and thrive.
Deb Gordon’s guest was Lou-Ellen Barkan, President and CEO of CaringKind, which has been New York’s leading expert on Alzheimer’s disease and dementia care for over 30 years.
Deb Gordon spotlighted the 20th Annual New York Int’l Children’s Film Festival with Executive Director, Nina Guralnick and Programming Director, Maria Christina Villaseñor.
Epson kicked off New York Fashion Week with its Digital Couture Fashion show and Deb Gordon talked to Alejandro Ordonez, their Marketing & Communications Manager, about the show’s use of innovative digital textile technology.
February is heart health month and Deb Gordon’s guest was Susan Spencer, Editor in Chief of Woman’s Day Magazine, which recently held its 14th annual Red Dress Awards to help increase awareness about heart disease.
Deb Gordon’s guest was Vincent Irving, Youth Activism Manager at Truth Initiative, a national public health organization dedicated to educating teens and young adults about tobacco and inspiring them to lead lives tobacco-free lives.