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Deborah is a Haitian filmmaker based in Austin, Texas. Her passion for her home country of Haiti drives her to bring to light unique stories centered around the Haitian narrative and the Haitian Diaspora.
She has worked with organizations such as Counter Balance ATX, 70 Million Podcast, the Texas Criminal Justice Coalition, Just Liberty, Frontier Camp, and Jacob's Well Camp, and has worked for and interned at Austin Film Society, Austin Public, and Austin Film Festival.
Her script Catharsis: A Journey Through Anger was a quarterfinalist for the Fall 2019 Screencraft Film Fund scriptwriting competition and is being turned into a short film.
2020 - Austin Arthouse Virtual Screening Spotlight, Austin TX - "Le 27 Juillet"
2019 - BabesFest , Austin TX - "FAINT"
2019 - Denton Black Film Festival, Denton TX - "Le 27 Juillet"
2018 - Austin Arthouse Film Festival, Austin TX - "Le 27 Juillet"
2018 - BabesFest, Austin TX - "Le 27 Juillet"
2020 - Us by Us Collective, Haiti - Manman Who Bore Me
2018 - Us By Us Collective, Haiti - ON TI LIMYÈ
2018 - Elisabet Ney Museum , Austin TX - "BLACK ANGELS"
2019 - 70 Million Podcast Toolkit
2019 - ArtxAyiti Interview
2019 - In Her Name Podcast
2018 - Meet Her Hands