Mina Fitzpatrick

Mina Fitzpatrick is a documentary filmmaker based in Chicago, IL. She is a graduate of Northwestern University’s MFA in Documentary Media program, where she was a Hoffman Scholarship recipient. Mina’s first film RUN OF PRESS was selected as a finalist for the American Society of Cinematographers Haskell Wexler Award. Her second film WANDERVOGEL premiered at the San Sebastián International Film Festival.

In addition to her directing work, Mina has worked as an editor and assistant editor for Academy Award Nominee Steve James (Hoop Dreams, Abacus). She received her BA in Political Science and Global Health from Rice University and worked in South Korea as a Fulbright Scholar from 2013 - 2015.