Dayna Noffke is a screenwriter and director working out of Athens and Atlanta, Georgia. A lifelong movie fan, she wrote and directed her first short film in 2009. The short, SAFETY FIRST was created in association with Andrew Shearer of Gonzoriffic Productions and was selected to screen during the local version of the Viscera women’s horror festival. Since that time, she has written and directed six short films and a feature length documentary, HEAVY REBELS. Among these short films are the no-budget female slasher comedy, MOUSE, and PICNIC, a two minute horror short that has been picked up by the horror anthology television pilot THE DARK CINEMA. Currently, Dayna is in pre-production on a feature version of  MOUSE and the dark comedy/grind house hybrid, GET CHINO!