Cover photo courtesy of Jabu Nadia Newman's "untitled:friends:"

Launched by our friends at NOWNESS for their new series NOWNESS RISING, this week we're excited to showcase a daily spotlight on five FREE THE WORK creators you need to pay attention to in 2021:

Elisha Smith-Leverock

Faride Schroeder

Haley Elizabeth Anderson

Karishma Dev Dube

Jabu Nadia Newman

Check out the ongoing playlist here at NOWNESS to marvel at their work.

Then queue up our partnership with NOWNESS on their new season of "Directors' Cuts," a series spotlighting unseen works by major filmmakers, here:

Part 1: Georgia Hudson's "Temper"

Part 2: Floria Sigismondi's "Postmortem Bliss"

More to come in 2021!

P.S. Are you an underrepresented creator who'd like to join our community? We'd love to spotlight you! Just click "Get Started" up top to apply and set up a profile.

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