Black Life Podcast: Sanford Jenkins

Explore the vitality of contemporary Black art and culture in the Bay Area and beyond with this podcast hosted by Ryanaustin Dennis.

Born in Philadelphia, Jenkins earned a BA at Morehouse College and an MFA in film and television production at USC’s School of Cinematic Arts. His award-winning short films have played at festivals and venues including American Cinematheque, BlackStar, and Camerimage, and have been supported by Bureau of Creative Works, Issa Rae Presents, NoBudge, and Vimeo. The development of his feature Joy and Pain is supported by SFFILM and the Westridge Foundation.

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