Madeline Johnson is an award-winning screenwriter and director. Her debut short film “Juneteenth” was an official selection of the Prague Independent Film Festival, the Budapest Short Film Festival, and the Crown Heights Film Festival – as well as winning a Platinum Reel Award at the Nevada International Film Festival in the student competition.
She graduated from Yale University and FAMU International.
Madeline is currently finishing final drafts of two feature scripts and developing an interactive web series.
Official Selection. Won Best World Director award. Nominated for five other awards - Lukas Hassel writer/director of the year, Best Cinematography Short, World Short, World Actress, and World Actor. Beyond Our Mountains