Ellie Lobovits is a filmmaker, curator, and cultural observer. Ellie's research, writing, and filmmaking focus on borderlands, the body, and feminist stories. Her most recent documentary film, Birth on the Border, explores childbirth and legal border-crossing on the US-Mexico border.

Ellie is also a photographer, childbirth doula, and lover of flowers. She holds an MA in Visual Anthropology from San Francisco State University.