Elizabeth Lo is a documentary director whose work has been broadcast nationally and showcased at festivals and venues around the world, including the Sundance Film Festival, New York Times Op-Docs, Hot Docs, AFI Docs, Field of Vision, and PBS' POV, 

Elizabeth was named one of the "25 New Faces of Independent Film" by Filmmaker Magazine in 2015, and was featured in the 2015 Saatchi & Saatchi New Directors' Showcase at Cannes Lion and the 2016 Next Director Award Shortlist in London. Her films include Mother's Day (2016), The Disclosure President (2016), Notes from Buena Vista (2016), Bisonhead (2015), Hotel 22 (2015), Treasure Island (2014), and Last Stop in Santa Rosa (2013). Her documentary, Hotel 22, won a Cinema Eye Award for Outstanding Achievement in Nonfiction Short Filmmaking, a Golden Dragon Award for Best Short Film at the Krakow Film Festival in Poland, and has played at over seventy film festivals. She has been nominated for an IDA Documentary Award, and was the inaugural recipient of the 2016 Investigative Fund for Documentary Film Fellowship by the Nation Institute and Ford Foundation's JustFilms. 

Elizabeth holds a B.F.A. in Film and English from the Tisch School of the Arts at New York University, and an M.F.A. in Documentary Film from Stanford University. 

Elizabeth is currently in development on her first feature-length documentary.


Elizabeth Lo