Beth de Araújo is an LA based Writer and Director from San Francisco. Her feature screenplay, Josephine, was accepted into the 2017 Sundance Screenwriters Intensive Lab. This will be her feature directorial debut film. She is currently a Staff Writer and Associate Producer on a new Lifetime Movie Network comedy show, also directing 2 episodes. Araújo is shooting a short film through the AFI Directing Workshop for Women in the summer of 2017. Following this, she will shadow American Crime season 3 through the Ryan Murphy Half program in the fall. She has a BA in Sociology from The University of California Berkeley, and an MFA from the American Film Institute. Her mother is Chinese-American and her father is from Brazil.