Opal H Bennett

Shorts Programmer

After several years in legal practice, Opal has spent the past three years working in various capacities for several film festivals. Beginning as a volunteer for the first Sundance London Film Festival, she has served as a screener for Tribeca and Hamptons Film Festivals and a programmer for the Queens World Film Festival. She also programs for Nantucket, Athena and Tribeca Film Festivals and consults with The March on Washington Film Festival. A Columbia Law grad, Opal holds a Masters in Media Studies from the LSE, and received her B.A. from New York University.

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