Nina Paley

Nina Paley
Artist, Nina Paley Productions, LLC

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Nina Paley is the director of the acclaimed animated feature film
“Sita Sings the Blues,” which is about to release under a Creative
Commons Share-Alike license. “Sita” has screened internationally at
almost 100 film festivals and won awards including Best Feature at
Annecy and Avignon, Best Script at Athens, Greece, and an IFP Gotham
Award. Wired called her a “One-Woman Pixar” and Roger Ebert said of
her film: “I am enchanted. I am swept away. I am smiling from one end
of the film to the other. It is astonishingly original.” Nina is also
a longtime veteran of syndicated comic strips, creating Fluff
(Universal Press Syndicate), The Hots (King Features), and her own
alternative weekly Nina’s Adventures. Nina teaches at Parsons School
of Design in Manhattan and is a 2006 Guggenheim Fellow. She is
currently Artist-in-Residence at QuestionCopyright.org.

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