Kate Mason is a Programmer for the New Orleans Film Festival. She started at NOFF in 2012 and has been a part of the Operations and Programming teams ever since. Currently, she programs Narrative Shorts, Documentary Features, and Episodic projects. She is also the festival producer for the Overlook Film Festival. In 2019 she relocated to Los Angeles where she works for festivals such as Turner Classic, AFI, and Sundance. When she’s not in festival mode, she’s performing stand-up comedy, writing, or lip syncing in drag as Squirt Reynolds. Her favorite movie is Mommie Dearest.