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Sandi Tan


Sandi Tan was born in Singapore. She directed the Netflix Original Documentary "Shirkers," which won a Directing award at the 2018 Sundance Film Festival, was named Best Documentary by the Los Angeles Film Critics Association, and was shortlisted for the 2019 Academy Award for Best Documentary. "The Black Isle" was her debut novel. She's lived in Los Angeles for twenty years but everyone still thinks she lives in New York.