Talent Guide

Daniel Foerste

  • Discipline:Director
  • Program Year:Grants and Awards 2017, Project Involve 2017


Daniel Foerste is a recent graduate of the Film Directing Program at California Institute of the Arts and lives in Los Angeles. He currently works as an associate producer at Nonetheless Productions and is a former intern of Sundance’s New Frontier Story Lab and New Frontier Festival departments. His lms lie in horror and fantasy, often utilizing live-puppetry and animation to explore queer narratives and variations of social dynamics. His recent thesis film, Why Aren’t You Watching The Children, was selected to screen at the 2015 CalArts Film Directing Showcase at REDCAT, and former films have screened at Pixilerations Festival and UFrame Festival.