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Veena Rao

I am inspired by revealing the extraordinary in the everyday. And I find the connection between the audience and the world behind the screen magical- it's why I make films.

My films have screened at festivals worldwide, have been featured on publications such as The Atlantic, and National Geographic, and have aired on the Documentary Channel and Current TV.

I co-produced Art, Architecture and Innovation: Celebrating the Guggenheim Museum, and was an associate producer on The New Black and Cooked. I've also produced and edited videos for publications and organizations such as The New Yorker, the Guggenheim Museum, and The Guardian.

I'm an alumna of NYU's Tisch School of the Arts and a member of the New York Women in Film and Television Documentary Committee.

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