Quinn Else is a writer and director from California. His narrative and documentary films have screened at internationally renowned film festivals, including Clermont-Ferrand, Hot Docs, AFI Fest, Fantastic Fest and Palm Springs Shortfest. He’s won a Young Director Award, Student Emmy and was shortlisted for a Student BAFTA. Online, he's received a Vimeo Staff Pick and been featured on Hulu, Youku, Short of the Week, NoBudge and BOOOOOOOM TV. With a keen eye for the strange, Quinn tells odd yet human stories inspired by real people and places.
He is a graduate of the AFI Conservatory and currently based in Los Angeles.
Awards & Honors
2020 College Television Awards — Loreen Arbus Focus On Disability Award
2020 Young Director Award — Silver
2020 Student BAFTA — Shortlist
2020 Venice TV Awards — New Talent
2020 SHOOT New Directors Showcase
2020 Ashland Independent Film Festival — Best Narrative Short