Taryn Kosviner is a Brooklyn-based filmmaker. Her experience ranges widely from writing, directing and shooting her own shorts to producing large-scale action footage for a reality tv show for Red Bull and Microsoft. Taryn’s first commercial spot won the SHOTS/ CPU-Europe Young Director Award in Cannes and she was profiled in Shots Magazine as a “Hotshot of the Future”. Taryn’s work has been described as ‘visually arresting’ and ‘intensely atmospheric’. She is interested in darker, complex characters who often have a distorted sense of reality. Her narrative work has won awards at numerous film festivals. She was awarded a Vimeo Staff Pick for Sidney, an installment of her ongoing video portrait series.When she is not shooting, Taryn is home with her 2 year old son.