Venise Stephenson is a director and filmmaker from New York with an interest in complex interactions and psychological narratives. Her short films The Waves, Leave Remain and Emily At The Park have screened at various national and international festivals . She has also completed several short experimental film pieces and interviews highlighting an unusual visual aesthetic. After studying photography with Roy DeCarava, she pursued her creative ambitions while working as a professional educator. Her need for artistic expression and increasing cinematic ideas have opened a foray into the world of independent filmmaking. With feature film projects in development, she is poised to bring a new eye to cinema with complex narratives and a stylistic visual aesthetic.