Andi Reiss is an independent documentary producer/director, photographer, editor, writer, and educator, based between Oxford (UK) and NYC.  Thriving to bring uncompromising stories to the screen, he has been immersed in the independent media industry for 20 years, and (as part of the adventure) has lived and worked in many different countries. He currently has a slate of documentary, animation, stage-play, and experimental installation projects on the go and is honored to be a part of the jury for the Queens World Film Festival.