is Lao-American, first female movie director in Laos.
So far, she directed three movies, Chanthaly, Dearest Sister and The Long Walk.
Dearest Sister was selected at the Oscars in 2017 and The Long Walk have been awarded in several Festivals and acclaimed internationally.
Mattie has a very charismatic presence, a kind and clever soul and a rare karma. Spending time with Mattie is always full of fun, challenge and magic. She has this abilty to push you gently out of your comfort zone.