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Esther Robinson

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ESTHER ROBINSON is an award-winning documentary filmmaker and producer who has also managed to fit in being a funder (Creative Capital Foundation), a TV series producer (Alive From Off Center), a digital distributor (The Last Broadcast/Wavelength Releasing), and an awards show Chair/host (Cinema Eye Honors). Her directorial debut A Walk into The Sea: Danny Williams and the Warhol Factory took top festival prizes at the Berlin, Tribeca and Chicago film festivals) and is now slated for theatrical re-release in 2017. Films she's produced have won top awards, premiered at major international festivals, been theatrically released and broadcast in dozens of countries. Her most recent produced film, Memories of a Penitent Heart (dir: Cecilia Aldarondo), premiered at the 2016 Tribeca Film Festival and is slated for a 2017 American National broadcast on PBS/POV.   She is also a proud board member of Women Make Movies, an ongoing contributor to Filmmaker Magazine and the Founder of two non-profits:  ArtHome (an entrepreneurial nonprofit that has helped thousands of artists build solid financial futures through the creation of assets and equity) and ArtBuilt Mobile Studios.