Jenny Deller is a writer, director, and actor living in Philadelphia. Her second feature-length screenplay, Future Weather, won the 2009 Showtime Tony Cox Award for Best Screenplay at the Nantucket Film Festival. The project was a finalist for the Netflix FIND Your Voice Film Competition. A recipient of a National Endowment for the Humanities Young Scholars grant, Deller has been writing fiction for over twenty years, and directing theater and film since attending high school at the Illinois Math & Science Academy. Jenny went on to study acting at the American Conservatory Theatre in San Francisco, and her appearances include Law & Order and several Off-Broadway productions including Romeo & Juliet.
Jenny Deller was awarded the Sloan Producer’s Grant at Film Independent in 2009, the Sloan Development Fund at the Tribeca Film Institute in 2010, and the Feature Film Award at The Hamptons International Film Festival in 2012 for Future Weather