Meschida Philip

Multidisciplinary Artist and Film Festival Director

Meschida is a writer, director, producer, photographer, editor and film festival director for 1261filmfestival. Her directorial work includes SCARS OF OUR MOTHER DREAMS, a documentary looking at the impact on children separated from their parents due to migration and CRYSTAL, an awareness film exploring human trafficking in the Caribbean. Currently, she is serving as the Festival Director for the 12°N61°W Grenadian Film Festival, an annual Caribbean destination filmmakers festival scheduled for May in Grenada, West Indies. In her current role, Meschida is dedicated to promoting the work of people of color, women and Caribbean filmmakers. Meschida is a Grenadian born and is based in New York.