Chassidy David                                           

Chassidy David is a filmmaker and digital artist. Born and raised in Brooklyn, NY, her work is deeply inspired by her vibrant, kinetic, and intersectional adolescence and young adulthood. She is deeply interested in creating work that explores the duality between invisibility and visibility, the unspoken ways trauma links us together, and how implicit biases shape the narratives on screen and off.

Her previous works have been showcased at film festivals such as New York Shorts IFFIFF Boston, Tallgrass Film Festival, and institutions such as MoMA (New York, NY) and the Museum of Moving Image (Queens, NY). 

Her recent credits include, Flatbush Misdemeanors and Dead Ringers.

She is a recent graduate of Emerson College where she received her BFA in Film Production. 

Film (Cinematography)
A Bike Ride Home
Early Work

currently based in: Brooklyn, NY                        

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We Are Named for Our Ancestors , 2min, Super 16MM, 2020
A short experimental film that explores the repercussions of internalized racism and misogynoir. 

Direction and Cinematography by Chassidy David