Elizabeth Miller-Derstine MFA Documentary Film, Panel Speaker

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.