Human Rights Attorney
Paula Kweskin is an attorney specializing in humanitarian and human rights law. She received her B.A. and J.D. from the University of North Carolina-Chapel Hill and an LL.M in International Law and Human Rights from Hebrew University.
She is producer of Honor Diaries, an award-winning documentary on women's rights and gender empowerment. Her upcoming film, Faithkeepers, tells personal stories of those affected by persecution in the Middle East.
Paula is founder/director of the Censored Women's Film Festival. The first festival was held in 2015 in Washington, DC. The 2016 festival will be held in Berlin, and upcoming festivals are planned for NYC and LA.
Paula’s articles have appeared in the The Wall Street Journal, The Hill, CNN.com, The Jerusalem Post, and The Daily Beast.