Georden West (b. 1992) is a multimedia artist exploring the speculative openings of archival silence.
Georden's first feature, PLAYLAND, will premiere in the Tiger Competition at the 2023 International Film Festival Rotterdam. The film is a recipient of the 2021 LEF Moving Image Fund and 2022 Frameline Completion Fund. PLAYLAND was selected as one of the US features in post-production at 2022 Gotham Week (formerly IFP) and the American Film Festival Poland’s US in Progress program.
Named one of Filmmaker Magazine's 2022 "25 New Faces of Independent Film," Georden was a 2021-22 Fine Arts Work Center Visual Arts Fellow and an alum of the 2022 Zurich Film Festival Academy. They are a 2021 Academy Gold Women's Fellowship Finalist and won gold at the 46th Annual Student Academy Awards.