Tiffany J. Johnson
Hailing straight out of Compton, Tiffany Johnson is a filmmaker and storyteller. Since graduating from film school, she has worked for several TV and film production companies such as CBS, Overbrook Entertainment and Film Independent, and has assisted Academy Award®-winning producer Peggy Rajski. For the past few years, she has freelanced as a producer on numerous live television award shows. Her credits include MTV Movie Awards, MTV Video Music Awards, NAACP Image Awards, People's Choice Awards and the Primetime Emmys®. In 2014, she directed her second short film, LADYLIKE. A collaboration with creative partner Nicholas P. Williams, LADYLIKE screened at multiple festivals including the San Francisco Black Film Festival, the Lower East Side Film Festival and the Diversity in Cannes showcase, where she won the Director's Choice Award. Johnson continues to develop her own projects, including DEAD. GAY. FICTIONAL. and the LADYLIKE feature. Most recently she directed an episode of Boomerang for BET. She is also a current participant in the AFI Directing Workshop for Women. Watch her short 'Marabou' here (pw: felix)!