Circus of Books
Rachel Mason is an artist and filmmaker. Circus of Books is her second feature film, and was acquired by Netflix for producer Ryan Murphy.
As They Slept/ Once Upon a River
Haroula Rose is a writer and director whose award-winning feature debut, Once Upon A River, premiered at Bentonville Film Festival in 2019.
Emma Seligman is a writer and director living in New York City. Her first feature, Shiva Baby premiered at SXSW 2020 and was acquired by HBO Max.
Highway One/Before the World Set on Fire
Jaclyn Bethany is a filmmaker originally from Mississippi. Her feature film, Indigo Valley , premiered at Bentonville Film festival in 2020.
Haley Anderson is a NY based filmmaker originating from Texas. Flostam/Jetsam delves into the private life of a street performer living in NY.
Palm Trees and Powerlines
Jamie Dack's debut feature, Palm Trees and Powerlines, premiered at Sundance in 2022, where it won several awards, including Best Director.
Heidi Hartwig is a director and photographer who works in LA and NY. Her feature film, Wonder Valley, premiered at ATLFF in 2017.
Jessica Beshir is a Mexican-Ethiopian documentary filmmaker living in NY. Faya Dayi premiered at Sundance in 2021 and was acquired by Janus for Criterion.
Jac Cron is an American filmmaker based in LA. She hails from NY and went to Drexel University in Philadelphia, where her debut feature, Chestnut, was set and filmed.
Wendy McColm is a writer, director, and actor living in Los Angeles. Her first feature, Birds Without Feathers, premiered at Slamdance in 2018. Fuzzy Head stars Alicia Witt and Rain Phoenix.
Only Life After All
Alexandria Bombach's feature film follows the iconic rock duo The Indigo Girls. Only Life After All premiered at the 2023 Sundance Film Festival.
Kit Zauhar is a NY based filmmaker. This Closeness is her second feature film and premiered at SXSW in 2023 to great critical acclaim.
Monica is a producer and director based in Miami, FL. Mountains is her first feature film as a director and was selected to premiere at Tribeca in 2023.
China is a writer/director living in LA. Her short film, Lulu, completed in 2019, is the first chapter of her feature film, Blacktop Road.
Sin Ultra/Give Me Pity!
Amanda Kramer is a writer and director from LA. Her feature film, Ladyworld, stars Maya Hawke and Ryan Simpkins. Give Me Pity! is a feature musical starring Sophie Von Haselberg.
Christina Offley is an actress, writer, and director. She has a recurring role on Atypical and appeared in Ladybird and The House.
Ryan Simpkins is an actress, writer, and director. She stars in The House, Ladyworld, and Brigsby Bear. Her short film stars Harley Quinn Smith.
Emma Tillman is a filmmaker and photographer living in Los Angeles. She has directed short films, and a video for Father John Misty.