Jessica Mabanglo is a communications arts major at Gordon College in Massachusetts. She works as a videographer for departmental programs at Gordon, where she can be seen lugging equipment all over campus.
“I want to give all the little brown and black girls out there hope,” says filmmaker Bobbi Broome. “If I can inspire at least one little girl to follow her dreams, my life mission will be accomplished.”
Lawyer and aspiring documentary filmmaker Halimah Tariq’s short film Scarred Reality focuses on the devastating effects of acid attacks on women in Pakistan—and shows how survivors are rebuilding their lives.