Kryzz Gautier Poster

Biography

Kryzz Gautier is a queer, Afro-Latina writer/director born and raised in the Dominican Republic. Since transitioning from undocumented to documented, she's been a part of prestigious programs like Ryan Murphy's "Half Initiative" for emerging episodic directors, Joey Soloway's "Disruptors Fellowship" for the best ten emerging television writers of color, The Black List's 2020 Episodic Fellow, a Sundance Institute Fiction Fellowship, NALIP's TV Pilot Incubator, Women In Film's "INSIGHT" fellowship, and the DGA's "Commercial Director's Diversity Program". Kryzz has also been invited to take part in Women In Film's mentorship program and been named a "Director To Watch" by the Alliance Of Women Directors, an "Emerging Content Creator" by NALIP, and recognized with Superlounge's "Diversity Award for Directors".