FIRST YEAR – NEW YORK
Hazel McKibbin is a British/American writer and director based in Brooklyn. Trained as an editor, Hazel is currently working on her thesis at Columbia University where she is pursuing an MFA in Screenwriting and Directing. She finds herself drawn towards realism, often through a feminist lens, and the idea that compelling stories can be created from ordinary relationships and interactions. Her directorial debut Doublespeak is featured on Short of the Week and is a Vimeo Staff Pick Best of the Month: July 2020.