Nicole Rinaldi is a filmmaker, specializing in production design, directing, and cinematography. She started in theatre, training under a Drama League Fellow for directing and a retired Off-Broadway designer. At Emerson College, she continued to direct and design in film. She went on to become the youngest person to complete the BFA program, having filmed her thesis at age 19. She's designed over a dozen films, ranging from 1600's period pieces to building a storybook village, and has received three nominations for outstanding production design. She has also directed a handful of films, her most ambitious being her thesis "When the Wolf Comes Home," which she's been nominated for outstanding directing at the EVVY Awards.