Maggie Briggs is a screenwriter, director, and producer currently based between her hometown of Asheville, North Carolina and New York City where she received her MFA at Columbia University. Her short film, To Sonny, has screened at festivals around the world including Clermont-Ferrand International Short Film Festival, Champs-Élysées Film Festival, BOGOShorts, Busan International Short Film Festival, and was awarded Best International Film at the Still Voices Film Festival in Ireland. As a producer, her work has shown at festivals including TIFF, Palm Springs, and Nordisk Panorama.
She is in development on her first-feature, Prone to Wander, which has been supported by Tribeca Film Institute, The Gotham, and Cine Qua Non. She is currently working as a writer on the second feature for director, Samir Oliveros, in development with Fabula.