SJ Chiro

SJ Chiro is a Seattle filmmaker. After many short films, her debut feature, Lane 1974, premiered at SXSW 2017 and was distributed by the Orchard. Her Second feature, East of the Mountains, starring Tom Skerritt and Mira Sorvino, is in postproduction. SJ is a recent member of the DGA.


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Underrated/Overlooked: SJ Chiro on Atlantics

By SJ Chiro | January 13, 2020

Underrated/Overlooked: SJ Chiro on Atlantics

The writer-director makes the case for Mati Diop's unique Cannes-winning debut feature being among the very best movies of the year.