Sophia Nahli Allison

Sophia Nahli Allison is an Academy Award® nominated filmmaker and photographer. As a black queer radical dreamer she reimagines the archives by excavating hidden truths. A meditation of the spirit, her work conjures ancestral memories to explore the intersection of fiction and non-fiction storytelling. Sophia was a 2020 United States Artists Fellow and a 2014 Chicago 3Arts Awardee. She has held artist residences at MacDowell, The Camargo Foundation in Cassis, France., The Center for Photography at Woodstock, and POV Spark’s African Interactive Art Residency. She received her Master’s degree in visual communication and her Bachelor’s degree in photojournalism.

LULU LEMON: A Woman’s Foot 

 NETFLIX Love Song for Latasha

 HBO MAX: Eyes On The Prize Hallowed Ground

Giveon “For Tonight”