An exploration of the fallout of MIT Media Lab researcher Joy Buolamwini’s startling discovery of racial bias in facial recognition algorithms.
Q&A with and Coded Bias director, Shalini Kantayya and RPFF Programmer, Faduma Gure.
Directed by Shalini Kantayya
Shalini Kantayya is a YED Fellow, William J.Fulbright Scholar, and an Associate of the UC Berkeley Graduate School of Journalism. Her film Coded Bias had its premiere at the 2020 Sundance Film Festival. On Earth Day 2016, Shalini’s debut film “Catching the Sun” with Executive Producer Leonardo DiCaprio was released on Netflix. This film was named a NY Times Critic’s Pick.