Before joining the NYU Tisch Special Programs team, Bebe Nodjomi was the Documentary Lab Coordinator at Firelight Media. The Documentary Lab is an 18-month fellowship that specifically supports people of color working on their first or second documentary features. At Firelight she spearheaded and managed the company's open call process. Prior to Firelight, Bebe worked the New York festival circuit rotating live event work between IFP Film Week, Tribeca Film Festival, and DOC NYC.
She holds a Bachelor's from Hunter College and a Master's from Columbia University, both in Film and Media Studies. Bebe has published academic pieces on Iranian Cinema and has discussed her work on panels and conferences.