Lydia Dean Pilcher

Movie Producer, Storyteller, and Activist

Lydia Dean Pilcher

Lydia Dean Pilcher is an Academy Award nominated and Emmy Award winning producer of more than 35 feature films. Her company, Cine Mosaic, is focused on international narrative and documentary stories that promote imagination and diversity. She co-authored, “The Ms. Factor: The Power of Female Driven Content,”an economic case demonstrating the commercial viability of investing in female producers, directors, writers, and protagonists. Ms. Pilcher serves as VP of Motion Pictures, Producers Guild of America, and Chair, PGA Women’s Impact Network. She received a 2014 “Made in NY Award” presented by Mayor Bill de Blasio recognizing her significant contributions in promoting gender equality and environmental sustainability in the entertainment industry.

“Stories have the power to colonize, and stories have the power to set us free.”