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Reel Grrls Alumni Profile: Tenzin Mingyur Paldron

“Because of Reel Grrls, I am a happy, feminist man.” We have many traditions at Reel Grrls that are put in place to foster our feminist culture. One of our favorites is that we catalog our equipment by naming them after women artists we admire, most often filmmakers, with a short bio. Our students have a built in way to learn about the history of media making. So in our equipment closet sits Ava Duvernay, Sofia Coppola, and Agnes Vardas laptops, and next to those is a Trinh T. Minh-ha hard drive. It never occurred to us that one day a Reel Grrls student would someday call one of those women we admired their academic mentor. We recently ...