ADAMA

What would you do to save your family?

Director David Felix Sutcliffe with Adama Bah's youngest brother Saydu.

Director David Felix Sutcliffe with Adama Bah's youngest brother Saydu.

David Felix Sutcliffe (Director, Producer, DP) is a Sundance award-winning documentary filmmaker. In 2013, he was included in Filmmaker Magazine's annual list of "25 New Faces of Independent Film." (T)ERROR (Independent Lens, 2016), co-directed with acclaimed photojournalist Lyric R. Cabral, is his feature-length documentary debut, and marks the first time that filmmakers have had access to an active FBI informant in a domestic counterterrorism investigation.(T)ERROR premiered at the 2015 Sundance Film Festival where it won a Special Jury Prize for Break Out First Feature. Along with (T)ERROR co-director Cabral, Sutcliffe was honored by the International Documentary Association with the 2015 Emerging Filmmaker Award. In 2014, he was selected as a fellow for the Sundance Institute's Edit and Story Lab, as well as their Creative Producing Lab. His work as a filmmaker has been funded by the BBC, the NEA, the Tribeca Film Institute, the Sundance Institute, and the Independent Television Service. ADAMA, David's directorial debut, was first broadcast on PBS in 2011. 

 

 

 

Producer Su Kim

Producer Su Kim

Su Kim (Producer) is a documentary producer in New York City. She is an entrepreneurial, creative producer committed to developing dramatically- compelling stories and supporting independent filmmakers. Her most recent credits include SOUND OF REDEMPTION: THE FRANK MORGAN STORY (director NC Heikin), ADAMA (director David Felix Sutcliffe), and KIMJONGILIA (director NC Heikin). She has been awarded the CPB/PBS Producers Workshop scholarship, CPB INPUT Producer Fellowship, and her projects have received numerous grants including the Independent Television Service, the Sundance Documentary Fund, NYSCA, Tribeca Film Institute, and the US State Department. She is currently producing ONE BULLET AFGHANISTAN (director Carol Dysinger) and SANSON AND ME (director Rodrigo Reyes).