Giovanna Chesler

Director and Producer :: Professor Film and Video Studies
G6 Pictures :: George Mason University

Giovanna Chesler (they/them) directs documentary and narrative films that address sexuality, the body, and gender and racial justice. They are a Full Professor of Film and Video Studies at George Mason University teaching courses in Directing, Producing, Screenwriting, and Interactive Storytelling for Social Change. They currently serve as a juror of several international artist granting programs, and advise documentary filmmakers. In 2020, Giovanna was awarded a Media Arts Fellowship by the DC Commission on the Arts and Humanities.