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Penelope Falk has been editing documentaries for the past 17 years.  Her most recent film Step  won the 2017 Sundance Jury Prize for Inspirational Filmmaking.  Other partial film credits include Bright Lights: Starring Carrie Fisher & Debbie Reynolds (premiered at the Cannes Film Festival 2016), Joan Rivers: A Piece of Work (which won her an Excellence in Editing award at the 2010 Sundance Film Festival), Maidentrip (winner of the SXSW Audience Award), The New Public (winner of the Golden Cine Award), Smile Til It Hurts (premiered Slamdance Film Festival), Toots (premiered Tribeca Film Festival), Stagedoor (debuted at the New York Film Forum.  Partial TV film credits include: Marvin Hamlisch: What I Did For Love (American Experience), Election Day (POV), Unfinished Country (Wide Angle), and Afghan Stories (the Sundance Channel).



Producers’ Masterclass: The Power of Creative Collaboration, Part 1, sponsored by Delta Air Lines

In its eagerly anticipated annual event, PBNY investigates the filmmaking process with the help of producers from some of this year’s most acclaimed features. These producers will take the stage with key collaborators, ready to discuss how their partnerships provided the defining elements of their memorable films, setting them on their course for awards season.