Amanda Madden is a queer filmmaker, artist, educator and community organizer whose work explores evolutions of intimacy, identity, body, and connection. They utilize performance, embodiment, experimentation, and collaboration to explore these concepts and their fluidity. Their work is about what they discover as they travel through and document inner and outer landscapes. They have worked as an editor, director, and creator of documentary, narrative, and experimental projects for the past 15 years and their work has been exhibited internationally and won multiple awards and nominations. They are currently the Education Director at the youth media organization, Spy Hop Productions. They are also the founder and host of IowaHouseSLC, a queer and trans community building project in Salt Lake City.