Director, Script Writer UNITED STATES OF AMERICA

Annie SILVERSTEIN

Annie SILVERSTEIN

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Biography

Annie is an award winning filmmaker and media educator based in Austin, Texas. She directed the feature documentary March Point (PBS-Independent Lens 2008), is founder of the nationally recognized Native Lens youth program, and Co-Founder of Longhouse Media, an indigenous media arts & education non-profit organization in Seattle, Washington. Annie spent a decade teaching and collaborating on community film based projects with Native American youth on reservations across Washington State, and was awarded a Fulbright in 2007 for her film project with homeless youth in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil. For her work with Native Lens/Longhouse Media Annie received the National Association for Media Literacy award in 2009 for outstanding contributions made in the field of media education. Her short works include producing/directing the documentary Noc na Tanecku (Night at the Dance) in 2011, which broadcast on PBS and screened at festivals including SXSW, Silverdocs, and the Hamptons International Film Festival. Annie’s first narrative short Spark premiered at SXSW in 2012 where it won a jury award for Best Texas Short. SKUNK is Annie’s second fiction short, and is an Official Selection of the Cannes Film Festival--Cinéfondation (2014). Annie is an alumni of the Berlinale Talents, and earned her MFA in Film at the University of Texas-Austin.

Films presented at Cannes

BULL 2019 Un Certain Regard Script / Dialogue , Director
SKUNK 2014 Cinéfondation Director

Awards

SKUNK
SKUNK 2014 1st Prize Cinéfondation Director
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Directors

Alexandru BELC

Alexandru BELC

Script Writer, Director
Gaspar NOE

Gaspar NOE

Director, Actor
Jacques DOILLON

Jacques DOILLON

Script Writer, Director
Julia DUCOURNAU

Julia DUCOURNAU

Script Writer, Director
Jean-Christophe MEURISSE

Jean-Christophe MEURISSE

Script Writer, Director
Ken LOACH

Ken LOACH

Director
Rachid BOUCHAREB

Rachid BOUCHAREB

Director, Script Writer
Sergei LOZNITSA

Sergei LOZNITSA

Director, Script Writer
LI Yingtong

LI Yingtong

Director
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