Dana Verde is an award-winning director/writer and a graduate of The London Film School. Her films have screened at numerous film festivals including UrbanWorld Film Festival, Black Harvest Film Festival, Portobello Film Festival, Martha’s Vineyard African American Film Festival, Harlem International Film Festival and Trinidad and Tobago Film Festival. Her feature screenplay Perfect Match was produced by Flavor Unit, Queen Latifah’s production company, and debuted #6 in the US Box Office. And, her feature directorial debut, Grand Gesture, was nominated best feature film by HBO.
Most recently, Dana is co-producing and making her acting debut in the French independent film Les Flaneuses and is in pre-production with her second feature, Othella, a modern-day role reversal of the Shakespeare’s tragedy in which she puts a Hitchcockian twist on the tale.