A new kid in town shows up at the high school boys basketball tryouts and instantly makes an impression. Will talent and drive be enough to make the team?
Jeannie Donohoe (Boston, UNITED STATES) is an award-winning filmmaker based in Los Angeles. She has written and directed several short films, including “GAME” (currently in 90+ festivals and a Vimeo Staff Pick; Oscar-qualifying Best Short Film at Raindance; Bronze Lion in Entertainment at Cannes Lions), “Lambing Season” (selected for over 50 film festivals and multiple awards; named one of the “Best Short Films of 2014” by Indiewire; currently airing on PBS Film School Shorts) and “Public” (Palm Springs ShortFest, PBS Imagemakers). Jeannie was selected from over 4,600 applicants to write and direct “GAME” through the Lexus Short Films program. She earned her MFA with honors in Directing from Columbia University. Jeannie attended Dartmouth College as an undergraduate, and also earned an MS in Education while teaching middle school in the Bronx through the Teach for America program.