Carla Dauden was born in Brazil, but at age 18 she followed her passion for film and moved to California to study cinema. Since then, she has directed and produced films, commercials, documentaries and music videos, and her work has been recognized by major festivals. Carla prides herself on working with content she believes in and creating appealing stories with a socially conscious impact. She has worked with major production companies including Kandoo Films, Revolver Films, Passage Pictures, Fullscreen, and recently co-directed the documentary "The Discarded" with Annie Costner produced by Sound Off Films. In 2014, Carla partnered up with Forward in the production of the feature documentary "The Hosts", which is currently in post-production.