Samantha Smith is an award-winning writer and director based in New Orleans. She studied film at Columbia College Chicago where she earned a BA in Film Directing.
Since then Samantha has made several films, the latest being a narrative short titled These Wild Things. Her previous short film Si was awarded “Best Short Film” and “Best Cinematography” at the International Kids Film Festival in Brazil, and was also featured as “The Short of the Month." Si is being distributed by KIDS FIRST!®
Her film Porcelain is currently airing on The Kaleidoscope Kid's TV Network™ and in 2015 won the Jury Award at the Boston Independent Film Festival.
As her shorts continue making their way through the festival circuit, Samantha is currently developing her first feature film, Little Lying Wild.