Naomi Uman’s experimental documentary films have been exhibited widely at the Sundance and Rotterdam International Film Festivals, The New York Film Festival, and the San Francisco International Film festival among others; she has also screened her work at The Guggenheim Museum, The Whitney, The Smithsonian, and Mexico City’s Museo de Arte Moderno. She has received funding from the National Endowment for the Arts, The Guggenheim Foundation, The Mexico/U.S.A. Fund for Culture, and the Bank of Austria. She teaches at the Fine Art Museum in Mexico City, leading workshops in handmade filmmaking. She received an MFA in Filmmaking from CalArts in 1998.
The Ukrainian Time Machine
Filmmaker Naomi Uman creates a personal, anecdotal documentary on 16mm film, based on her trip to the Ukraine to live with a family of dairy farmers….
EventsFeb 16, 12
Roddy Bogawa, Jem Cohen, Angela Reginato and Naomi Uman featured in "Documentary Fortnight 2012" at MoMA, co-curated by Sam GreenDec 12, 11 Jul 06, 10
Naomi Uman presents films from her Creative Capital project "Ukrainian Time Machine" at Gladstone Art Bar in Toronto