Joshua Sanchez' debut feature film FOUR won the Best Performance Award at the Los Angeles Film Festival, Best Feature Film at the Urbanworld Film Festival and was nominated for an Independent Spirit Award. He's been awarded grants from the Jerome Foundation and HBO for his work in film and video. His experimental film series Screentests debuted at PS122 in New York City in 2012. He is originally from Houston, Texas, but now lives and works in Brooklyn, New York. He was recently awarded the 2016-2017 Hodder Fellowship from Princeton University's Lewis Center for the Arts and the New York Foundation for the Arts Artists' Fellowship in Playwriting/Screenwriting.