Joanna Natasegara

Joanna Natasegara, Producer at Violet Film

Joanna Natasegara is an Academy AwardⓇ winning film producer and founder of Violet Films. Known for capturing powerful and personal human stories, Joanna continues to be a driving force behind films that cover some of the most pressing socio-political issues of our times; including OscarⓇ winning THE WHITE HELMETS (2016), BAFTA and OscarⓇ nominated VIRUNGA (2014), and the OscarⓇ nominated THE EDGE OF DEMOCRACY (2019); as well as the BIFA winning feature doc EVELYN (2018) for BBC Films and BFI, and THE NIGHTCRAWLERS for National Geographic.

A small and dynamic team,Violet Films is now producing a highly-anticipated scripted slate, including an adaptation of VIRUNGA for Netflix, written by Academy AwardⓇ-winner Barry Jenkins and produced by Joanna alongside Leonardo DiCaprio, Jennifer Davisson and Phillip Watson of Appian Way.

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