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Born in Heidelberg, Germany, Abbesi Akhamie is a Nigerian-American writer/director and producer working between Lagos and Washington D.C. She received her MFA in Film from the Tisch School of the Arts at New York University and also holds a BA in Communications from George Mason University.

Her favorite film of 2019 was Atlantics by Mati Diop. 

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