Daniele Anastasion
Filmmaker
Daniele Anastasion recently directed “I Am Yup’ik” for ESPN's 30 for 30 Shorts, which premiered at the 2016 Sundance Film Festival. Her first feature, "The Redemption of General Butt Naked," received the Sundance award for Best Cinematography and was nominated for an Independent Spirit Award. Recent work includes writing and producing the groundbreaking series "Belief" for Oprah Winfrey, a cinematic exploration of spirituality around the world. Daniele is the recipient of the first-ever espnW Film Fellowship, presented by Walmart, for her series about elite runner Sarah Brown, who is training for the 2016 Olympic Trials while pregnant.