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Lisanne Sartor is an award-winning writer/director whose short film SIX LETTER WORD has screened at over fifty-five film festivals worldwide, including the Telluride Film Festival. She made that short via the AFI Directing Workshop for Women. She was awarded a renowned Hedgebrook Writers Residency in 2016 and was a 2016 WGA Feature Writers Access Project Honoree. In 2017, she was one of twenty-five women chosen for the first year of the exclusive AFI/Fox Bridge Program, designed to increase the number of women working on studio films. Her feature script, SIX LETTER WORD, based on her short film, won the 2017 Drama Category of the Script Pipeline First Look Project. She will direct that feature in 2018 with Tani Cohen producing. She’s directed five shorts total and is prepping a webseries to shoot soon.
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