Erika Heidewald is an actress, filmmaker, and YouTuber. Her big-screen acting debut as the scheming teen Sandy in Bloomington premiered at Outfest in 2010. She wrote, produced, and starred in Everyone I Knew and Loved, filmed in her hometown of Bloomington, Indiana and completed this year. Her first feature film shot on the iPhone, Hello Summer 1979, was just completed, making it the first zero-budget iPhone period piece. The World and Me and Everything, her second feature as a director, shot on the iPhone in 16 countries across Europe and the Middle East, is now in post-production. Erika also hosts the monthly standup show Minotaur and has a YouTube channel with her girlfriend Frida at Erika and Frida. In her free time she updates her dog’s Instagram. (It’s @otisheidewald)