Festival Year: 2023, 2017

Ellie Walton

Roles: Director

Born and raised in Washington DC, Ellie Walton is committed to honoring stories of everyday revolutionaries. Through a blend of observational and cinematic visuals, Ellie co-creates documentaries through deep collaboration, authenticity, and visual poetry. She is an ongoing collaborator with D.C. based production companies, Meridian Hill Pictures and Unchained Stories. Her award-winning feature films include WALK WITH ME (2012), FLY BY LIGHT (2014), BRAVE GIRLS (2018), and LA MANPLESA: AN UPRISING REMEMBERED (2021), which have screened at festivals across the country and broadcast on the PBS’ America ReFramed.

Festival Year: 2023, 2017


People Rising: Ivy City

(US, 2022, 10min)
Director: Ellie Walton

Fly By Light

(US, 2015, 59min)