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Opal H. Bennett
Opal is Senior Prod|POV and Exec Prod|POV Shorts. Under her leadership, POV Shorts broadcast the 2021 NewsDoc Emmy Winner for Short Doc., The Love Bugs. Opal was Shorts Prog and Dir. of Artist Dev at DOCNYC and Senior Prog at Athena FF. She has also worked with Nantucket FF, Aspen ShortsFest and Tribeca FF. Opal is a member of the AMPAS Doc branch.
Areas of interest
Social issues; politics; social activists.