French Chilean Fiona Godivier studied photography at the ICP, New York. She followed her graduation with a stint working in 3D animation at Studio Mercer in Paris. While in France, Fiona worked on several independent films and her love affair with film direction began.
Narrated by Scarlett Johansson and starring Michael Maize, ‘Deep Down’ is Fiona’s first short film and centres on a destructive, manipulative relationship. The film won ‘Best Experimental Short’ at the Toronto International Short Film Festival as well as ‘official selection’ at Raindance, Austin and LA Film Festivals.
Joaquin Phoenix exec produced Fiona’s second short, ‘Across My Land’ which explores the themes of family, religion and fear at the Mexican / America Border. The film premiered in Cannes as part of the official selection in 2017 and continued its run at Palm Springs, Asia film festival , Chicago and Champs Elyse Festivals.
Fiona is based in London and continues to develop her film work alongside music videos and commercials. Her most recent collaboration was with UK band Fat White Family.