Zana Briski

Photographer and filmmaker Zana Briski was born in London and studied at the University of Cambridge. She earned her master’s degree at the International Center of Photography in New York. Briski is best-known for directing the film “Born into Brothels: Calcutta’s Red Light Kids,” which won the Academy Award for Documentary Feature in 2004. She is the recipient of numerous awards for her photography including the Lucie Humanitarian Award, a first prize from the World Press Photo Foundation, a Lange-Taylor Prize, and the Howard Chapnick Grand for the Advancement of Photojournalism.