Farihah Zaman

Film Critic, Programmer, and Filmmaker

FARIHAH ZAMAN is a graduate of the Film and Electronic Arts department at Bard College, where she was also the Film Editor for the critically acclaimed Bard Free Press. She began working in film as a Programmer for Film South Asia documentary film festival before moving to New York in 2005, where she worked as the Acquisitions Manager at independent film distribution company Magnolia Pictures. In 2008 she coordinated Independent Feature Production’s No Borders program, the only international co-production market in the US, before becoming Program Manager of The Flaherty Seminar. Farihah is currently a staff writer at film journal Reverse Shot, and serves on the Advisory Board of Film South Asia.