Inaya Graciana Yusuf
Inaya Graciana Yusuf is an Indonesian-American filmmaker. She has worked on short to feature length documentaries, branded content, as well as live action and animated shorts both as a freelance editor and camera operator. Throughout the years she served clients including HBO Documentaries, ESPN, Lifetime, Yahoo!, FOX, PBS, MLS Soccer USA, Climate Reality, Netflix, VICE and MSNBC. She has also produced several videos for non-profit organizations in New York Tri-State area and Jakarta.
Splitting time between Indonesia and United States, her personal work is often driven by her surroundings and often revolves around women and children, identity politics and immigration, criminal justice system, contemporary issues in Islam, LGBTQ, and environment. She is currently working on her first feature documentary film, "The One and The Many," following an Italian prison theater troupe, Compagnia della Fortezza. On her spare time, she can be found teaching at School of Visual Arts at MPS Directing (Short Live Action Film) or supporting the Indonesian Film Festival NY.