Green Festival Speakers
Penelope Jagessar Chaffer
Penelope Jagessar Chaffer is the Director/Producer/Writer and Editor of the upcoming feature documentary film Toxic Baby. She is a multi award winning filmmaker and the first black, female director to be nominated for a British Academy Award.
Penelope gave a TED talk at the prestigious TEDWoman conference, alongside luminaries such as Hilary Clinton, Naomi Klein and Madeline Albright, with renowned environmental biologist Tyrone Hayes.
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