Georden West (b. 1992) is a multimedia artist of limit-experiences and speculative openings living in the American West. They are committed to curiosity and have no answers.
Georden's first feature, PLAYLAND, is a recipient of the 2021 LEF Moving Image Fund and 2022 Frameline Completion Fund. It is executive produced by Nick Knight and Peter Luo and produced by Artless Media and Starlight Entertainment as a member of Starlight Entertainment's Stars Collective. PLAYLAND was selected as one of the US features in post-production at the 2022 Gotham Week (formerly IFP) and the American Film Festival Poland’s US in Progress program.
Named one of Filmmaker Magazine's "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.