1. Nina Menkes, Producer

    Nina Menkes describes her work as "extreme cinema" because "my films are at the edge on multiple levels ... emotionally, structurally, psychically, and politically." Nina Menkes has been awarded fellowships from the Guggenheim and the National Endowment for the Arts, and her films have been featured at the Whitney Museum of American Art's Biennial, the Cinematheque Francaise, and numerous festivals.