RespectAbility’s Entertainment Media Consulting Team
Kiah Amara is an NYC based consultant, production coordinator, and producer based in NYC. Kiah founded IndieVISIBLE Entertainment, a production company and artist collective, in 2018 to support representational stories from Disabled and other marginalized communities. Their consulting experience includes script consults for indie features, shorts, web series, and commercial projects, accessible deliverables like captions and audio description, production access, websites, and social media. Through IndieVISIBLE and RespectAbility, Kiah works as an educator and public speaker, advocating the need for authenticity and diversity in the media industry while providing resources for marginalized independent artists and production groups. Especially focused on intersectional Disabled Queer stories, they continue to push for production access coordinators and Disability Officers to be included on all productions and support any creative looking to uplift unheard voices. Kiah is a member of RespectAbility’s National Speaker’s Bureau and a Dance NYC Disability and Social Justice 2020 Fellow. www.indievisibleentertainment.com
About RespectAbility’s Entertainment Media Consulting Team
Comprised of diverse people with disabilities, RespectAbility’s entertainment media consultants partner with studios, production companies, writers’ rooms and news organizations to create equitable and accessible opportunities to increase the number of people with lived disability experience throughout the overall story-telling process. Learn more about the team.