Jessica Bardsley (G6) is an artist and PhD Candidate in Visual and Environmental Studies and Critical Media Practice at Harvard University, where she is also a Film Study Center Fellow. She is the 2018-2019 Arleen Carlson and Edna Nelson Graduate Fellow at the Radcliffe Institute for Advanced Study. Her films have screened across the U.S. and internationally at CPH:DOX, Visions du Réel, EMAF, Flaherty NYC, RIDM, True/False, and many more. She is the recipient of various awards, including a Princess Grace Award, Grand Prize at 25FPS, the Eileen Maitland Award at the Ann Arbor Film Festival, and Best Short Film at Punto de Vista. She received an MFA and MA from the School of the Art Institute of Chicago.