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Keisha Knight is an arts administrator, distributor, programmer, and educator with a commitment to the moving image and its associates. She uses her work across the fields of film, art, and education to support robust media ecosystems. She holds a BA in Comparative Religion from Barnard College, an MA in Media Studies from Pratt Institute, and is completing a PhD in Film and Visual Studies at Harvard University. As an educator Knight has taught in classrooms from Palembang, Indonesia to Bennington, Vermont. She has served on numerous grant review panels, film festival juries, screening committees, and was a programmer for the New York African Film Festival and the Maryland Film Festival. Through her distribution work at Sentient.Art.Film, she has had the honor of working very closely with established and emerging filmmakers, moving image artists, and industry professionals from around the world.