Nina Yang Bongiovi

With over 19 years of experience in the motion picture industry, Nina Yang Bongiovi has produced a number of critically acclaimed films, including “Fruitvale Station” (2013) by Ryan Coogler, “Dope” (2015) by Rick Famuyiwa, “Songs My Brothers Taught Me” (2015) by Chloe Zhao, “Roxanne Roxanne” (2018) by Michael Larnell and most recently “Sorry To Bother You” by Boots Riley with her producing partner, Forest Whitaker, under their banner Significant Productions. Nina’s mission is to create opportunities and inclusivity for underserved and underrepresented storytellers by producing culturally significant films and TV shows. She is a board member of Film Independent, The Oscar Grant Foundation, Coalition of Asian Pacifics in Entertainment (CAPE), The Producers Guild of America (PGA), as well as a member of The Academy of Motion Pictures Arts & Sciences’ (AMPAS) Producers Branch.