Monika Navarro, Producer/Director
Lost Souls (Animas Perdidas) is Monika Navarro’s first film, for which she won Best Director at the 2009 Boyle Heights Latina Independent Film Extravaganza. In 2005 Navarro was the festival coordinator for the award-winning Cambridge, Massachusetts-based “Do It Your Damn Self!!” National Youth Video and Film Festival. She is a member of the National Association of Latino Arts and Culture, Women in Film, and Video/New England, and a New England board member of the National Association of Latino Independent Producers. Monika received her BFA in Studio Art from the School of the Museum of Fine Arts, Boston and Tufts University.