Mandi Riggi’s TV pilot, PeacexPiece was optioned and developed at the Showtime Network. Her feature debut Mercy starring F. Murray Abraham, was selected into Toronto Film Festival’s IFF program, participated at Film London’s PFM, and at the MIA Co-Production Market in Rome. Mandi’s TV series Alex in Wonderland, was one of 16 selected into MIA Market’s Drama Pitch Series. Mandi’s short film Spade starring Jorge Garcia, premiered at the Katra Film Series and won the Katra award. Her film, Parallel Passage, was nominated Best Short at the Deauville Festival of American Cinema and traveled 13 international film festivals including Hamptons, Newport Beach, Sao Paulo. Mandi’s animated script, Shoe In was a finalist at the Fantastic Planet festival in Australia. Her screenplay, Before You Say Goodbye, was selected into the FIND Producers Lab. Most recently Mandi’s feature film Five Storeys Underground participated in Film London’s PFM. Mandi was nominated by B3 Media to participate in the 2021 Rotterdam Producers Lab. Mandi is also a playwright and directs for the stage. Her play Leviticus premiered at Edinburgh Fringe and 59e59 Theatre (NY). Her play Mercy, will première at London’s Park Theatre in 2022.