Dina Fiasconaro is a Baltimore screenwriter and director whose work centers female characters and explores thematic threads related to womanhood, marginalization, familial relationships and mental illness. Dina was a finalist for the 2019 and 2018 Baker Artist Award and her films have screened at a variety of national and international venues and film festivals, including the Baltimore Museum of Art. Dina has honed her work at Dorland Mountain Arts Colony Residency, Stowe Story Labs, Saul Zaentz Innovation Fund Labs and GrrlHaus Cinema Seminar. She has an M.F.A. in Directing from Columbia University, and a B.S. in T.V., Radio and Film from Syracuse University. She is a Professor of Film and Moving Image at Stevenson University, a member of Film Fatales, and founder of the Baltimore Women’s Media Alliance, working towards gender parity in the film industry.