Daniel Chein is an independent filmmaker based in Berkeley, CA. His short documentary BASHA MAN won the Student Film Award at CAAMFest2017 and an IndieFEST Award of Recognition. As an editor, his work on THE CHAIRMAN AND THE LIONS won the film First Prize at the ETNOFilm Festival and the Special Jury Award at the Zanzibar International Film Festival, and his role as a collaborator on CHANGA REVISITED earned the film the OutStanDox Award at the Astra Film Festival. Daniel is an MFA candidate at San Francisco State University.