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BIO:

 Jennifer Reeder constructs personal fiction films about relationships, trauma and coping. Her award-winning narratives are innovative and borrow from a range of forms including after school specials, amateur music videos and magical realism. These films have shown consistently around the world, including the Sundance Film Festival, The Berlin Film Festival, The Tribeca Film Festival, The Rotterdam Film Festival, The London Film Festival, SXSW, The Venice Biennale and The Whitney Biennial. Her awards include several that have qualified her films for Oscar nomination. She won a Creative Capital Grant in Moving Image in 2015, short film funding from Rooftop/Adrienne Shelly Foundation in 2016 and short film funding from the Hamburg Film Fund in 2016. She was a USA Artist nominee for 2008, 2015, 2016, 2017 and 2020. She was a Herb Alpert Film Award nominee in 2018. She won a 2018/19 scriptwriting award from SFFIM/Rainin Foundation. She is the 2019 recipient of the Alpert Film Award residency at the MacDowell Colony. Her most recent film, Knives and Skin was theatrically released in France in November 2019 through UFO and in the US in December 2019 through IFC Midnight.

RECENT FILMOGRAPHY

 KNIVES AND SKIN TRAILER: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=OX2qohJ0BzA

 KNVES AND SKIN, 2019, 111 minutes - WP Berlinale, NA premiere Tribeca FF, VOD with IFC Midnight: https://www.ifcfilms.com/films/knives-and-skin

THE DUNES, 2019: horror short for HULU’s HULUWEEN film fest https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=lAAdVgMbd7Q

SIGNATURE MOVE, 2017, 80 minutes - WP SXSW, Amazon streaming

CRYSTAL LAKE, 2016 19 minutes. - WP Berlinale, AFI 

https://vimeo.com/149811931

BLOOD BELOW THE SKIN, 2015, 32 minutes - WP Berlinale, Grand Prize Encounters. https://vimeo.com/102936803

A MILLION MILES AWAY, 2014, 27 minutes - WP IFF Rotterdam, Sundance 

https://vimeo.com/71605527

RECENT PRESS

 INDIEWIRE: https://www.indiewire.com/2020/02/bong-joon-ho-20-directors-shape-cinema-future-1202213338/

INDIEWIRE: https://www.indiewire.com/gallery/best-horror-movies-female-directors/

IGN: https://www.ign.com/articles/doctor-strange-in-the-multiverse-of-madness-director-2-sequel

THRILLIST: https://www.thrillist.com/entertainment/nation/best-horror-movie-directors

RICHARD REOPER: https://chicago.suntimes.com/2019/12/5/20993035/knives-skin-review-movie-film-jennifer-reeder-chicago

LA TIMES: https://www.latimes.com/entertainment-arts/movies/story/2019-12-05/knives-and-skin-review-jennifer-reeder

THRILLIST: https://www.thrillist.com/entertainment/nation/best-horror-movies-2019

WALL STREET JOURNAL: https://www.wsj.com/articles/the-horror-of-being-a-woman-in-the-movies-11576082964

THE HOLLYWOOD REPORTER: https://www.hollywoodreporter.com/review/knives-skin-review-1202063

SCREEN DAILY: https://www.screendaily.com/features/screen-critics-top-films-from-berlin-2019/5137020.article

THE SKINNY: https://www.theskinny.co.uk/film/new-releases/berlinale-2019-knives-and-skin

BROADLY-VICE: https://broadly.vice.com/en_us/article/wjmbjq/best-new-female-horror-movie-2019

FILM THREAT: https://filmthreat.com/reviews/knives-and-skin/

DREAD CENTRAL: https://www.dreadcentral.com/reviews/293444/tribeca-2019-knives-and-skin-review-a-stylistically-sharp-suburban-noir/

GQ: https://www.gq.com/story/the-best-horror-movies-of-2019

INDIEWIRE: https://www.indiewire.com/feature/best-films-2019-indiewire-staff-1202198437/

STUDIO 360: https://www.pri.org/stories/2019-11-28/jennifer-reeder-taps-horror-everyday-girlhood

THE WITCHING HOUR: https://collider.com/knives-and-skin-podcast-jennifer-reeder-interview/ 

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