2022 Rankin Awardee

Ivy is a Montana based filmmaker and enrolled member of the Blackfeet tribe of Browning Montana. She graduated from the University of Montana in 2017 with a BFA in Digital Filmmaking. Over the last five years she has produced and directed work for Showtime, ESPN, ACLU, and is currently working on her first feature length documentary titled When They Were Here. When They Were Here is a documentary that sheds light on the invisible crisis known as the Missing & Murdered Indigenous Women & Girls crisis. She was also a 4th World Media Lab Fellow for Tracy Rector's indigenous filmmakers program and an alumni of the Firelight Media Doc Lab fellowship.