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Julia Meltzer

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Julia Meltzer has directed and produced 5 award-winning documentary projects. Her video work with David Thorne, including IT’S NOT MY MEMORY OF IT, WE WILL LIVE TO SEE THESE THINGS and NOT A MATTER OF IF BUT WHEN…has been awarded prizes at the European Media Arts Festival, Transmediale, and the Rio de Janeiro Short Film Festival. Recent art work has been exhibited at Modern Art Oxford, Steve Turner Gallery, HomeWorks IV in Beirut, and the 2008 Whitney Biennial. She is a recipient of grants from Art Matters, the Louis Comfort Tiffany Foundation, the Rockefeller Media Arts Fellowship Fund, the Guggenheim Foundation, and was a Fulbright Fellow in Damascus, Syria in 2005–6. She is a fluent Spanish speaker and proficient in Arabic (Levantine spoken dialect).