Xan Aranda
Xan aranda

Emmy nominee Xan Aranda is a director, producer, writer and consultant with projects ranging from fiction and documentary film and TV to branded content, commercials, music videos, and more. Xan’s Emmy nomination was alongside Jill Soloway for Transparent’s THIS IS ME, a collection of short films for which she served as Producer and Co-Executive Producer. With Mark and Jay Duplass, Xan developed and serves as an Executive Producer of HBO’s ROOM 104. She also produced BLUE JAY with Mel Eslyn, starring Sarah Paulson and Mark Duplass, which premiered at the Toronto International Film Festival. After its world premiere at the New York Film Festival and Lincoln Center, Xan’s directorial debut ANDREW BIRD: FEVER YEAR screened in more than 90 festivals, taking home nine awards. Her collaborators have included Nike, Focus Features, Amazon, Epitaph Records, Grammy-nominee Neko Case, Starbucks, the U.S. Department of Education, and a wide variety of acclaimed independent content creators.