Writer/Director, Producer, Editor
After graduating with a Masters from Art Center College of Design's acclaimed film program, Raiya has been working as an award-winning writer/director, producer, editor and cinematographer for a decade on music videos, shorts, national spots, video game trailers and features, stadium concerts, documentaries and promos.
Clients have included Pixar, Marvel, Warner Brothers, Justin Timberlake, Jennifer Lopez, Sony Music, Epic Music, Bethesda Game Studios, Rainfall Films, Artifact Studios, 47 Pictures, D&E Entertainment, Spinmaster Toys, Lime Crime Makeup, Burt Rutan (Spaceshipone), Well.org and more.
As a director, her commercial work has been featured at Cannes Lions and nominated for The Young Director Award. Her short films, spots and music videos have won numerous Tellies and festival awards including Best Short at the Rhode island International Film Festival, Best Cinematography at the Calgary Film Festival and Best Short at Dragon*Con and more.
Raiya lives and works in Los Angeles.