Nicole Opper

Next Gen Instructor

Nicole Opper directed and produced the Emmy‐nominated feature documentary “Off and Running” which was an Audience Favorite at Tribeca, won ten festival awards and aired on P.O.V. She’s currently finishing her second feature documentary, "Todos Son Mis Hermanos", which is supported by a Fulbright Fellowship, New York State Council on the Arts, Chicken & Egg Pictures and The Independent Television Service. Nicole has produced docs for The Discovery Channel and Here TV, and was recently selected for Filmmaker Magazine’s annual “25 New Faces of Independent Film”. As a youth media professional she has directed the School of Creative and Performing Arts LA campus, led film workshops in NYC public schools, and mentored youth at Brooklyn Reel Works and Tribeca Film Fellows.