Stacey Menchel Kussell
Stacey Menchel Kussell received her M.A. from New York University in European and Mediterranean History. As a writer and filmmaker she focuses on dance, Jewish history, and international affairs. Her first documentary film Renewal premiered at Lincoln Center at the Dance on Camera Film Festival in 2015, and her newest short film Ritual was recently released online and had over 50,000 views. She is currently working on two new films Expecting and Intuition due for relase in early 2018. Her writing has appeared in The Forward, Dance Magazine, The Jerusalem Post, and Tablet Magazine. She is a member of the Dance Films Association.