Dara Messinger

Director of Programming
Dara Messinger

Dara Messinger is the longtime Director of Programming at DCTV where she has overseen many of the honored organization’s public programs. Her work as curator continues and deepens as she now programs its new Firehouse: DCTV’s Cinema for Documentary Film. She is also a filmmaker, member of Meerkat Media Collective since 2008, and a 2022 DOC NYC Documentary New Leader.

Featured Projects
Beach House: Pay No Mind – Co-Editor and Additional Camera
Glass Ghost: Life is for the Living – Co-Director/Producer/Editor
Brasslands – Co-Director/Writer