Nia AshleyNia Ashley

The Power of Words | 2014
Tribeca Film Fellows® | 2013

Nia Ashley is a Brooklyn native studying English, Film and Africana Studies at Barnard College. A young veteran of New York City theatre, Nia only discovered her love of filmmaking at 17. Since then she has produced, directed, acted in and written a variety of projects: short films, commercials, new media projects for TED and a feature film: Black Swan Records, which is currently in preproduction. Nia also runs Young Gotham Arts, a non-profit arts company that produces work of young playwrights and filmmakers in New York City. Her 2014 The Power of Words film is titled Of The Unknown, by James Marsh and Eva Weber.

Of The Unknown

The Power of Words | 2014