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Special Project

Special Project
From the 12th Annual Shorty Awards

Sherrie Silver

Finalist in Dance

About Sherrie Silver

Known for her work on Childish Gambino’s powerful "This is America" video, Sherrie Silver is a Rwandan choreographer who had a career-making year in 2019. On the heels of "This is America," she partnered with everything from Rita Ora to Nike, even the United Nations’ International Fund for Agricultural Development (IFAD) and the Cameroonian government to bring her art to a rural farming village. Sherrie’s connection to social media runs deep. She got her start on YouTube, where her videos attracted the attention of millions, some gaining 13M+ views. She currently boasts 350K+ followers on Instagram and another 480K+ YouTube subscribers.

Sherrie Silver's best work on social