Tara Anaïse is an award winning filmmaker whose feature directorial début, Dark Mountain, was released by Gravitas Ventures in 2014. She was a producer on the thriller Housekeeping, released by Lionsgate in 2015. Tara was nominated for a 2015 Emmy for her work on the MTV documentary special, "Got Your 6." She workshopped her latest project, Bombay Blood, at the Sundance Screenwriters Intensive in Los Angeles and her short films have screened at festivals worldwide. She holds an MFA in film production from USC’s School of Cinematic Arts and a BA in English from the University of Pennsylvania. She can make a mean pumpkin mezcal cocktail, and according to a South American curandero, her spirit animal is the black jaguar. She lives and works in Los Angeles.