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The Making of Melina Matsoukas

“Finding my own identity has been one of my greatest journeys in life. I don’t know if it’s a journey I’ve completed yet. I look at finding identity as defining your own life and what you want to represent,” —Melina Matsoukas

In addition to being a director and producer Melina Matsoukas is a visual architect who is helping to create a blueprint for film and television. More recently, she announced that she would be adapting Marlon James’ seminal novel A Brief History of Seven Killings for Amazon Studios.

Union sat down with Matsoukas to discuss being a director of today’s biggest stars and to learn about how she plans to bring such a unique story to our television screens. Check out the full interview here.