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Jessica Sherif is an Algerian, Spanish and French-Canadian director, producer and writer who channels her diverse background to tell engaging and impactful character-based stories that resonate across different perspectives and cultures.
On the documentary side, Right To Offend: The Black Comedy Revolution, the two-part TV series she directed and executive produced along with TIME Studios and Kevin Hart's Hartbeat Productions, recently premiered at the 2022 Tribeca Film Festival and aired on A&E. She is currently in development on a new documentary series with TIME Studios.
On the narrative side, her first feature is currently in development after being selected as part of the 2022 Tribeca Creators Market. Jessica has also directed several short films that have won prizes at Hollyshorts, Tallgrass, and more festivals. She is an alumni of the 2019 Women In Film Directing Mentorship program.
Jessica is a proud member of the Directors Guild of America, Film Fatales and the Alliance of Women Directors.
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