Keisha Rae Witherspoon is an independent filmmaker currently based in Miami. Her work is driven by interests in science, speculative fiction and fantasy, as well as documenting the unseen and unheralded nuances of Diasporic peoples.
In 2018, she was awarded the South Florida Cultural Consortium Grant, the largest regional, government-sponsored artist grant in the country. Her most recent film T, which received grant support from Borscht and The Andy Warhol Foundation for the Visual Arts, premieres at Borscht Film Festival in November 2019. Keisha is Creative Director of Third Horizon, a Caribbean artist collective she co-founded in 2013, whose production work has garnered them critical acclaim with acceptance into Sundance Film Festival, Toronto International Film Festival, Sheffield Doc Fest and many more around the world. The collective hosts their flagship Caribbean film festival in Miami annually, as well as satellite festivals throughout the Caribbean.