“I am passionate about people and believe in the power of sharing our truth”
Born in Suriname and raised in The Netherlands, Angela Carter moved to Atlanta at the age of 16 to pursue her dreams of becoming a professional artist. Once realizing her passion for Film Direction she minored in Fine Art and obtained her degree in Mass Media Arts from Morris Brown College.
After graduation, Angela moved to New York where she honed her skills as a video editor and Freelance Photographer. In 2003 she developed a mixed media production, that combined film, live music, and spoken word. It traveled from the Nuyorican Poets Café in NY, all the way to Suriname. In 2007 Angela combined her worldly perspective with her personal experiences and produced her first feature film “Nina”, which was filmed in Suriname and The Netherlands.
After moving back to Atlanta in 2008, the ever busy and ever creative, Angela added photojournalism to her resume and published “Angela Carter Presents Atlanta’s Finest” a coffee book that featured 108 of Atlanta’s most talented citizens.
Since the spring of 2012 Angela has worked with her company Sumona Productions, which is a photography, video and film production house located in Stockbridge, Georgia.