Lindsay Gauthier is a San Francisco based filmmaker. She began her work as a professional dancer and photographer before delving into dance and documentary filmmaking. Her films have screened nationally and internationally, including in New York, Amsterdam, San Francisco, Los Angeles, and Vancouver. She is the Managing Artistic Director at Rapt Productions in San Francisco where she directs, produces, films, and edits documentary films, promotional shorts, and dance films. As a camera operator specialized in dance documentation, she films performances for professional dance companies all over the San Francisco Bay Area, including LINES Ballet and the San Francisco Ballet. Gauthier is also the Creative Producer of the San Francisco Dance Film Festival's Co-Laboratory project, in which she guides and facilitates collaborations between professional filmmakers and professional dance choreographers with the goal of making short dance films. Gauthier is passionate about progressing the field of dance film through her own creative work as well as through her support of other artists’ development.