Ephraim Asili

Ephraim Asili is a filmmaker, DJ, and traveler whose work focuses on the African diaspora as a cultural force. His films have screened in festivals and venues all over the world, including the New York Film Festival, Toronto International Film Festival, Ann Arbor Film Festival, San Francisco International Film Festival, Milano Film Festival, International Film Festival Rotterdam; and at the Museum of Modern Art, NY, and MoMA PS1, LAMoCA, Museum of Fine Arts, Boston, and the Whitney Museum. As a DJ, Asili can be heard on his radio program In The Cut on WGXC, or live at his monthly dance party Botanica. Asili currently resides in Hudson, NY, and is a Professor in the Film and Electronic Arts Department at Bard College.

Selected Works

  • The Inheritance
  • Fluid Frontiers
    short, 2017
  • Kindah
    short, 2016, DocYard Spring '19
  • American Hunger
    short, 2014

Screenings featuring this Filmmaker