Shaandiin Tome (Diné) is a filmmaker based in Albuquerque, New Mexico. Her breakout, award-winning short film Mud (Hashtł’ishnii) premiered at Sundance Film Festival in 2018, with foreign debut showings worldwide elevating her as a writer/director. Shaandiin returned to Sundance in January 2022, co-directing ‘Long Line of Ladies.’ The short film was bestowed with the ‘Documentary Shorts Jury Award’ at SXSW. Shaandiin is listed as one of Marie Claire’s Top 21 Creators to Watch in 2022, for her artistry and work in film. Currently, she is a part of the 2022 Adobe Women’s Fellowship, a distinction she first captured in 2021, as well as an in-residence-director for GS&P's 2022 RESIDENCE program.
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