Sydney Friedman (they/them, Lenape land)
Sydney is a Brooklyn based film editor,
with a focus on social justice and environmental justice. They have spent a decade pursuing their craft and developing their passion for filmmaking and storytelling. Sydney’s credits include films that premiered at Sundance Film Festival, Pan African Film Festival, AFI DOC Festival, and are streaming on HBO, Peacock, and Amazon.
Sydney is also incredibly passionate about advocating for the visibility of the LGBTQ community and illuminating the injustices in the food and mental health systems in the US. They are a farmer and in their free time enjoy playing and coaching Ultimate Frisbee at a competitive level, rock climbing, hiking, and other outdoor activities.