I was really pleased to see O.Funmilayo Makarah mentioned in this series. I’ve had the privilege of knowing her and being part of the Heritage Film festival series since its inception. She is an exceptional filmmaker and curator who is still open to new ideas in cinema and video. Here are a few articles about the groundbreaking work she and other filmmakers were doing at UCLA a few years back-
and something on the Heritage Film festival here
check out her work if you can!