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Geralyn Dreyfous | Impact Partners

Directed by: Xenia Shin | Produced by: MY HERO | Short | 2019 | USA | 2:07

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Geralyn has been called the godmother of documentary filmmaking, and is the third person to be honored with the International Dcoumentary Association's amicus award. She is a co-founder of Impact Partners, a film fund supporting the emerging field of social impact documentaries. In 2013, she co-founded GameChanger Films, the first equity financing fund established to support women-helmed film projects. GameChanger has expanded its mission and supports inclusive filmmaking and promoting underrepresented voices.

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