Director of Film and Media Arts for BWIR
Cynthia Brooks is a 2018 graduate of Georgia State University with a Bachelor of Arts degree in Film and Media. She is a participating member of the 2020 Screenplay Reading Committee, a former WIFTA grants director, and the founder of newly formed production company, Journey Forward Films. She is a member of WIFTA, Georgia Production Partnership, and the International Documentary Association. Cynthia is in development for her first feature film, in pre-production for the short, “The Best You Got,” which has been selected to participate in a live stage reading in the D.C. Shorts Film Festival in September 2019, and is in post-production for the short, “5 Star Rating.” For the last 19 years, she has worked in the financial services sector in various roles such as Vice President of Audit and Compliance, Assistant Vice President of Audit, and Director of Agency Management.