Nava Mau is a filmmaker, actress, and cultural worker from Mexico City and San Antonio, Texas. Most recently, Nava wrote, produced, directed, and starred in “Waking Hour,” a short film that is screening in festivals throughout North America. She also produced the short film “Lovebites,” and she appears next in the short film “Femenina.” She was recently selected as the G&E Fellow on the set of the upcoming documentary "Disclosure: Trans Lives on Screen." Over the past 8 years, Nava has engaged in culture change work with community-based service providers, student organizations, and survivors of violence. She previously worked at Community United Against Violence in San Francisco, CA. Her long-term vision is to illuminate the stories of marginalized people in order to transform their access to resources.