Who We Are

Anna Feder – Director of Programming

Anna has been at Emerson College since 2007 and running the Bright Lights series since it was established in 2012. Age has over two years experience in curating and creating cinema environments at several festivals including the Boston Underground Film festival, SFIndie and Wicked Queer. She speaks on audience building, the power of communal experience and hosting a thoughtful discussion about movies at national conferences including the University Film and Video Association, the Arthouse Convergence and SXSW. She is an evangelist for #cinemaculture and believes that everyone needs to see their stories reflected back to them on screen.

Herb Nipson – Projectionist

Kyra Power – Student Assistant

Kyra is a senior Media Production major at Emerson. She loves going to a great movie theater to see an excellent film! Some of her favorites include Louder Than Bombs, Silver Linings Playbook and anything Ingmar Bergman.

Beverly Bates – Student Assistant

Beverly is a senior Visual Media Arts major at Emerson.