John Hibey

Upon graduation from Notre Dame film school, John Hibey moved to the Philippines to document college students starting their own non-profit organizations. In 2011, he traveled to East Africa where he co-wrote and produced the short film Fishing Without Nets with writer/director Cutter Hodierne. The short won the Grand Jury Prize for Best Short Filmmaking at the 2012 Sundance Film festival. The feature length version of the film was supported by the Sundance Screenwriters Lab and won the US Dramatic Directing Award at the 2014 Sundance Film Festival.

Sloan-awarded films