Clara Alcott is a filmmaker based in Chicago, IL. Clara has worked professionally in the film industry in Chicago, New York and Los Angeles. Her personal projects reflect an interest in both the experimental and narrative style. She has screened her work at various festivals and galleries in the US and Europe. Clara's work has been recognized and received honors from the City of Chicago (CAAP Grant), The Illinois Arts Council, Nokia, The Independent Spirit Awards and the Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences. For news on upcoming events & screenings, writings about cinema, art and life, please visit her blog Never Let Me Go. Also check out pages on Vimeo and Youtube.