Dana Nachman is an award-winning filmmaker of both fiction and documentary films. Nachman’s 2018 feature documentary Pick of the Litter was sold within 48 hours of its premiere at the Slamdance festival and soon after was released theatrically by IFC Films. It currently streams on Hulu. The Walt Disney Company hired Nachman and KTF films to remake Pick of the Litter as a limited original series for Disney+. Nachman served as one of the showrunners of the series. She also directed three of the episodes.
Nachman’s 2019 narrative short Hook Up 2.0 premiered at the Tribeca Film Festival and is now traveling the country and screening at dozens of festivals. It is a part of a trilogy of shorts each featuring a female protagonist of a different generation.
In 2018 Nachman won best female director awards at both Cleveland International Film Festival and Seattle International Film Festival.