TEACHING & MENTORING
Anayansi has taught film production and photography classes in a variety of formats and settings around the world.
Since 2009, she's been teaching film workshops and master classes in developing countries as a film expert for the American Film Showcase and cultural envoy for the U.S. State Department's Bureau of Educational and Cultural Affairs. She has taught in Burma, Singapore, China, Panama, Colombia, Nicaragua, Paraguay, Mozambique, Venezuela, France, Angola & Bosnia.
In 2017, Anayansi was a Visiting Professor at the UCLA School of Theater, Film, and Television where she taught Advanced Documentary Directing in the graduate school program. She was also an Adjunct Professor at California State University, Northridge, Journalism Department and at Chapman University's Dodge School of Film & Media Arts.
Prado is currently a mentor for the Firelight Media Documentary Lab.