Katheryn Warzak

Filmmaker

Katheryn Warzak is a New Orleans based writer and filmmaker. She received her BFA in film production from New York University’s Tisch School of the Arts and moved south for an MFA in creative writing from the University of New Orleans. Her thesis project at NYU was a series of public service announcements targeting the youth vote that aired nationwide on mtvU. She subsequently produced the feature documentary Bible Quiz, which won the Grand Jury Award at the Slamdance Film Festival and is currently available on Hulu. Her screenplay “Your Immortal Soul” was the recipient of both a Master’s Award and the Joseph Patrick Uddo Scholarship at UNO. She works as a videographer at Tulane University while pursuing various independent projects and listening to film scores.  This is her first season with the Birdfoot Festival.