Traci Hercher is an experimental filmmaker from Illinois. She is currently completing her MFA at the University of Iowa where she also teaches film production and programs for the microcinema Vertical Cinema. She is the recipient of the Non-Fiction Shorts Prize from Northampton Film Festival (2018), the Hemera Contemplative Fellowship (2018), and the Iowa Arts Fellowship (2016). Her work has screened internationally at film festivals including Process Festival (Latvia), Milwaukee Underground Film Festival, Revolutions per Minute Festival (Boston), Unseen Festival (Denver), and at venues including AcreTV.org, Artists’ Television Access (San Francisco), the Nightingale (Chicago), Art Cinema OFFoff (Belgium), Roman Susan Gallery (Chicago) and the Ann Arbor Art Center (MI).

contact: traci.hercher@gmail.com