Najma Nuriddin is an award-winning filmmaker and producer from California, USA who  received her M.F.A. from Howard University in Film. Najma’s, films have traveled to various film festivals around the world and Najma herself has traveled and worked in Africa, Europe, and South East Asia as a freelance filmmaker.

Najma Nuriddin is an award-winning filmmaker and producer from California, USA who received her M.F.A. from Howard University in Film. As a filmmaker Najma writes, directs and produces. Najma’s, films have traveled to various film festivals around the world and Najma herself has traveled and worked in Africa, Europe, and South East Asia as a freelance filmmaker. Additionally, Najma created Nsoroma films in 2010 which is “dedicated to telling aesthetically connected stories that are unique to the human experience from a cultural perspective, striving to be a catalyst for a creative revolution.” Currently residing in New Orleans Najma, previously an Emerging Voices Mentee with the New Orleans Films Society spends her time as an adjunct film lecturer and working on her next project.

Films by Najma Nuriddin

Not in My Neighbourhood

Not in My Neigbourhood tells the intergenerational stories of the ways in which ordinary citizens respond to the policies, process, and institutions driving contemporary forms of spatial violence and gentrification in Cape Town, New York, and São Paulo.