Janie Geiser

Performing Arts, 2000

Janie Geiser is a filmmaker and experimental puppet theater artist whose work has been performed and screened internationally in venues such as the International Festival of Puppet Theater, the Walker Art Center, the Phenomena Festival (Jerusalem), Dance Theater Workshop, The New York Film Festival, the Rotterdam International Film Festival, and on PBS.

Awards and Accomplishments


Geiser is featured in the book Animation Sketchbooks (Chronicle Books, 2013)


Geiser receives MAP Fund Grant

2008: Geiser receives Center for Cultural Innovation Investing in Artists Grant

2002: Geiser receives Rockefeller Media Fellowship