Shannon Fitzpatrick is a producer and editor working in documentary and fiction films. In addition to SOFTLY IN ALL DIRECTIONS, she is producing CISCO KID, a feature-length vérité documentary about a young queer person who moves to a desert ghost town in southern Utah, determined to build an independent life. She was an additional editor on A24’s forthcoming PAST LIVES, and is currently editing two short films: GOLDILOCKS, a 16mm mixed-media narrative short about imagination, wilderness, and growing up in the pre-internet era; and VENUS MELITE, the story of a queer photographer visiting the island of Malta. Shannon completed a Master’s in Media Studies at The New School, where she studied cinematic representations of trauma and healing. She is based in Brooklyn, NY.