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01 . our mission

We are an award-winning film production company based in San Francisco, CA.

We make thought-provoking independent films that challenge mainstream stereotypes and bridge cultural divides.

We amplify the voices of those in society's margins, particularly women of color.

We craft stories with nuance, empathy, and integrity.

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02 . our work

 

03 . about the founder

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KATHERINE TOLENTINO

Founder & Executive Producer

Katherine Tolentino is a Salvadoran-Chinese American filmmaker from San Jose, CA with a lifelong goal of bringing underrepresented voices to the mainstream.

Her short films have screened at Palm Springs Shortfest, Short of the Week, Omeleto, and Hamptons International Film Festival, among many others.

She holds an MFA in Film Directing from the Feirstein Graduate School of Cinema. She is a 2019 Fellow of AISF's Women in Screen Workshop and a 2021 Fellow of SOAC's Multicultural Arts Leadership Initiative.

Over the course of her Film & TV career, she has been a Director's shadow on Netflix's Tales of the City, a Writers' Room PA for HBO's LOOKING, and an assistant on projects directed by modern auteurs like Marielle Heller, Tim Burton, Danny Boyle, and Andrew Haigh.

 

04 . contact

Got a project? Say hi!

kath@borderwoman.pictures

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