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This “Meet the BTL Experts” panel welcomes the following 2021 Oscar contenders:
“All In: The Fight for Democracy” (Amazon Prime): Lisa Cortes
Cortes is an Emmy winner for her work on “The Apollo.” Other projects have included “The Remix: Hip Hop X Fashion,” “Imagine a Future,” “Shadowboxer” and “A Park Grows in Brooklyn.”
“Boys State” (Apple TV+): Amanda McBaine
McBaine is a Sundance Film Festival winner for this film. Other projects have included “The Overnighters” and “The Investigators.”
“Miss Americana” (Netflix): Lana Wilson
Wilson has been nominated at the Independent Spirit Awards for “The Departure” and “After Tiller.” Other projects have included “A Cure for Fear” and “Jacked.”
“Rebuilding Paradise” (Nat Geo): Sara Bernstein
Bernstein is a five-time Emmy winner for “The Zen Diaries of Garry Shandling,” “Going Clear: Scientology and the Prison of Belief,” “One Last Hug: Three Days at Grief Camp,” “Mea Maxima Culpa: Silence in the House of God” and “White Light/Black Rain: The Destruction of Hiroshima and Nagasaki.” She has also had six other Emmy nominations for “Moonlight Sonata: Deafness in Three Movements,” “The Inventor: Out for Blood in Silicon Valley,” “Mapplethorpe: Look at the Pictures,” “Cobain: Montage of Heck,” “The Cast Against 8” and “Alive Day Memories: Home from Iraq.”
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