Jeny Amaya

Film

Jeny Amaya

Princess Grace Award:
Film Undergraduate , 2015, Cary Grant Film Award

Jeny Amaya is a Los Angeles-based filmmaker whose recent body of work explores the Salvadoran diaspora experience in the California. She is a 2015 Porter College Undergraduate Fellowship recipient and as of recent, a recipient of the Princess Grace Film Scholarship.

Amaya’s work has been featured in the Santa Cruz Museum of Art, Porter Sesnon Underground Gallery, and in 2014’s Santa Cruz Film Festival. Jeny is an undergraduate at the University of California in Santa Cruz, studying Latin American and Latino Studies and Film and Digital Media

Studies with an emphasis in Production.


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