Born in Brazil, Ana Souza was partially raised in Amsterdam. She holds a B.A. from the University of Warwick and an M.A. from the University of Southern California. She is an Associate Programmer for AFI FEST and the L.A. Film Festival. Her work has ranged from programming to hospitality and event production, in festivals including Sundance, Ousest, AFI FEST, the Indian Film Festival of Los Angeles, Ambulante California, and NALIP’s Latino Media Fest, among others. In 2016 she was selected as a programming fellow for Film Independent’s Project Involve. She is currently working at Sundance in the programming department.