Bhawin is an educator and filmmaker who works with digital media as a tool to further expression and connection. In 2008 he founded Youth FX, a digital film and media arts program for young people in the South End of Albany, NY. Bhawin has directed two award-winning feature documentaries: The Throwaways (2014) and Free to Learn (2004) along with several short documentaries that have aired on PBS. For 15 years he has taught media arts at the Albany Free School and was the co-director of the school from 2007-2015. He has worked with youth teaching film and digital media at locations across the capital region including: The Sanctuary for Independent Media, Albany High School and The Arts Center of the Capital Region.
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