Princess Grace Award:
Graduate Film Scholarship, 2017
• 2017 Professional Development Grant
• Winter 2017 Professional Development Grant
Daniel Chein is a filmmaker based in Oakland, CA and a recipient of the 2017 Princess Grace Film Award. His most recent film BASHA MAN won the Student Film Award at CAAMFest2017. As an editor, his work on THE CHAIRMAN AND THE LIONS won the film First Prize at the ETNOFilm Festival and the Special Jury Award at the Zanzibar International Film Festival, and his role as a collaborator on CHANGA REVISITED earned the film the OutStanDox Award at the Astra Film Festival. Daniel is an Associate Producer for Walking Iris Media and a board member of the Global Lives Project. He is currently completing his MFA in Cinema at San Francisco State University.