Elizabeth Miller-Derstine


Elizabeth is a documentary filmmaker drawn to intimate human portraits and stories centering resilience. She recently received her Master of Fine Arts in Documentary Film from Wake Forest University, where she found a passion for documentary ethics and history. She approaches all of her projects with deep consideration of the extractive history of the documentary field. Elizabeth won Best Director award for her documentary short, “Welcome to the Dollhouse” (2020), at both the Atlanta DocuFest and Hoosier Films Festival. You can view more of her work on her website.

Allison Rieff


Allison is a documentary filmmaker with a background in filmmaking and United States History, aiming to bridge the gap between historiography & Hollywood.  She has a Master of Fine Arts in Documentary at Wake Forest University. To learn more about Allison and view her work visit her website.