Deana Morenoff has produced film for over 20 years, delivering creative services to film projects and non-profits. She studied film at Boston University and the New School, focusing on multimedia documentary storytelling. Deana started at Newline Cinema, in international television and worked in online media production and arts education. As the Director of Programming and Development for the Beacon Independent Film Festival, she brings inspiring, challenging films to the Hudson Valley. Deana has worked as an arts educator since 2002, introducing young people to the practice of film making from the practical, technical and artistic perspectives.