DFFO '22 Film - Madhu
Born and raised in Calcutta, Tanvi earned her Bachelor of Fine Arts in Film from the Srishti School of Art and Design in Bangalore, India. She has won various awards for her audio-visual, written and photographic works. Tanvi seeks to explore and tell stories about human dynamics, identity and gender through her creative work.
DFFO '22 Film - Buddymovie
Ryan McGlade is a writer, director, and editor. His films have screened at festivals worldwide including Palm Springs International ShortFest, Montclair Film Festival, Maryland Film Festival, and the Bushwick Film Festival, where his short HOSS was awarded the Programmer's Choice Award for Best Narrative Short in 2020.
Emily May Jampel
DFFO '22 Film - Lucky Fish
Emily is a filmmaker from Oʻahu based in New York City. Her short film Lucky Fish has played at festivals including Palm Springs International Film Festival (Winner, Young Cineastes Award, Special Mention, Best LGBTQ+ Short), Champs-Élysées (Winner, Audience Award), Outfest L.A., Frameline, Inside Out and Short Shorts Film Festival & Asia, and premiered on NOWNESS Asia.
DFFO '22 Film - "Concession Stand Girl" by Naomi Alligator
Corrinne James is an award-winning animator and director who is currently based in Los Angeles. Her hand-drawn animations are most inspired by old folk tales and kudzu-covered landscapes. Her work often explores feelings of shame, guilt, and devotion.