Janicza Bravo is a writer and director based in Los Angeles. She received her training in theatre at NYU. She’s mounted plays in the states and abroad. Her film work has screened at AFI, BAM (Brooklyn Academy of Music), Carnegie Hall, SXSW, Sundance and Tribeca. Her feature film debut LEMON premiered earlier this year at the Sundance Film Festival. Magnolia Pictures will release it in August. Filmmaker magazine named her as one to watch in “25 New Faces of Film” in 2014. That same year her short film, GREGORY GO BOOM won the Jury Prize for US Fiction at Sundance. Most recently, she directed the “Juneteenth” episode of Donald Glover’s Golden Globe winning FX series ATLANTA as well as episodes of HBO’s DIVORCE starring Sarah Jessica Parker and Judd Apatow’s LOVE for Netflix.