Initial PGF Award: Film Scholarship, 2016
Nellie Kluz is a filmmaker who makes observational documentaries about visual processes and social dynamics. Her movies have screened at venues such as the Full Frame Film Festival, Festival de Popoli, the Chicago Underground Film Festival, Camden International Film Festival, the Independent Film Festival Boston, the Maryland Film Festival and Rooftop Films. She has been the recipient of a Rooftop Films Short Film Grant and an artist-in-residence at Last Ship in Mumbai. She is currently working on an MFA in Moving Image at the University of Illinois Chicago.