Hannah Beachler made history this year as the first African American to win the production design Oscar® for Marvel’s blockbuster Black Panther, directed by Ryan Coogler. Her previous credits include the Oscar®-winning Moonlight, as well as Coogler’s films Creed and Fruitvale Station and Beyoncé’s visual concept album Lemonade. Beachler comes to the Festival to teach a master class on the impact of design in film and in the world.

Image courtesy of The Chicago International Film Festival.