b. 1987 Los Angeles, CA, USA
Sophia Nahli Allison is an experimental documentary filmmaker and photographer based in Los Angeles. Her film A Love Song For Latasha, revisits the life of Latasha Harlins through the memories of Harlins’ cousin and best friend. Harlins was a 15-year-old black girl murdered by a Korean store clerk in South Central LA in 1991, two weeks after the beating of Rodney King by the LAPD.