Pepi Ginsberg is a filmmaker and former professional musician. She graduated from the University of Pennsylvania with an honors degree in creative writing. During her time as a recording artist Pepi released five albums and toured the United States multiple times, receiving critical acclaim from such media outlets as NPR, KCWR, Pitchfork, MTV, Rolling Stone and more.
After stepping away from life on the road, Pepi turned her focus to directing. Originally self-taught, she started her career making music videos, as well as artist documentaries before enrolling in graduate school.
She is currently an MFA in Film Production at the Tisch School of the Arts where she was a BAFTA/HBO Scholarship nominee. Her short films have screened at multiple festivals and online. Last year she was commissioned by Gucci and Garage magazine to make a short film for their fall campaign. Most recently her short film, Miss America, won first prize at the prestigious NYU Wasserman Awards.