LISANNE SKYLER is a writer and director of award-winning feature, documentary and short films selected for film festivals such as Sundance, the New York Film Festival, South by Southwest, AFI Fest, AFI Docs and the Venice Film Festival,  broadcast on HBO, PBS, Sundance Channel and distributed on platforms all over the world.


Across diverse genres and platforms, tackling subjects ranging from domestic violence in her acclaimed feature film debut GETTING TO KNOW YOU to systemic racism in NO LOANS TODAY, her films engage global audiences with complex social issues, through vivid character portrayals and dynamic visual style.

Recent films include  the Oscar Shortlisted HBO Documentary Film BRILLO BOX (3¢ off) and A FEW THINGS ABOUT ROBERT IRWIN for the LACMA ART + Film Gala.