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Windy Borman

Executive Producer and Director working at the intersection of entertainment, education, and equity.

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Windy Borman produces digital content and live events for thought leaders so they can entertain, empower, and engage their audiences to create global change. Her films have screened at Sundance and the United Nations, garnered Best Documentary and Visionary awards on the festival circuit, and been featured in Variety, The Associated Press, The New York Times, Washington Post, Huffington Post, Forbes, NBC and ABC.

Her feature films include producing, writing and directing two documentary films: MARY JANES: THE WOMEN OF WEED, featuring a powerful interview with Melissa Etheridge, about women building gender equity into the billion-dollar cannabis industry; and THE EYES OF THAILAND, narrated by Ashley Judd, about one woman’s quest to help two elephant landmine survivors walk again on prostheses. She also produced the documentary THE BIG PICTURE: RETHINKING DYSLEXIA, which premiered at Sundance 2012 and HBO, and featured interviews with Sir Richard Branson, Charles Schwab, and Gavin Newsom.

Windy's other successes include founding three film production companies, producing events for Dr. Maya Angelou and Margaret Cho, serving on the board of two Women in Film chapters, and teaching middle school Drama and Dance in New York City Public Schools with Teach For America while earning a Master of Science in Teaching.

In 2022, Windy became a Certified Consent-Forward Artist in film, television, theater, dance, art, and entertainment through IDC Professionals.

In her free time she enjoys yoga, stand-up paddle boarding, and walking her dog on the beach.

Windy is open to opportunities that align with her mission and values.

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Intimacy Directors and Coordinators (IDC) Professionals, Intimacy Coordinators of Color
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Mary Janes: The Women of Weed

Women are leading the world's fastest growing industry: cannabis. The award-winning documentary, MARY JANES: THE WOMEN OF WEED, features a powerful interview by Melissa Etheridge and highlights how women are building gender equity into the billion-dollar cannabis industry.

The documentary garnered Best Documentary and Visionary awards on the festival circuit and was featured in Variety, The Associated Press, The New York Times, The Washington Post, The Huffington Post, Forbes, NBC, and ABC.

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The Eyes of Thailand

THE EYES OF THAILAND, narrated by Ashley Judd, highlights one woman’s quest to help two elephant landmine survivors walk again on prostheses at the World's First Elephant Hospital.

After its World Premiere in April 2012, THE EYES OF THAILAND capped off its international film festival tour with a Special Screening at the United Nations in Geneva, Switzerland. The UN honored it again in 2016 in the first-ever International Elephant FiIm Festival, which is currently touring across Africa and Asia to educate communities about how to co-exist with endangered elephants.

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