Ciara L. Lacy
Initial PGF Award: Princess Grace JustFilms Documentary Award, 2013
Additional PGF Awards: 2016 Special Project Award
Ciara Lacy is a documentary filmmaker focused on using real life narratives to challenge the creative and political status quo. Her work has shown in theaters and has aired on PBS, ABC, TLC, Discovery, Bravo and A&E. Ciara is the inaugural recipient of the Sundance Institute's Merata Mita Fellowship (2016) and is a current Firelight Documentary Lab Fellow. She is also honored to have been a Sundance Institute Time Warner Fellow (2015), a Tribeca All Access Awardee (2014), a Princess Grace Award recipient (2013), a Sundance Institute NativeLab Fellow (2012), and an IFP Producer of Marketing and Distribution Fellow (2012). Ciara holds a BA in psychology from Yale University and is a graduate of the Kamehameha Schools in Hawaii.