Connie Cocchia is a director/producer from Vancouver BC. She graduated (Cum Laude Honors) from the University of Southern California in Film and Television Production. During her time in Los Angeles she interned at Lionsgate and Langley Park Pictures. She returned to Vancouver and formed her production company, Cocchia Productions Inc. Connie has produced and directed a variety of short films, commercials, and music videos. Her short film "Awake" won best first-time director at the California Film awards. She is currently working on her first feature film focusing on Autism.