Arisleyda Dilone is a Dominican-American filmmaker, actor and writer. In 2015, she completed the short film: Mami y Yo y Mi Gallito/Mom and Me and My Little Rooster which has screened nationally at the Brooklyn Arts Museum, New Orleans Film Festival, Brooklyn Museum and Mercer Union to name a few. She was a 2014 UnionDocs fellow and a 2015 Queer Art Program fellow. She has been awarded residencies at Abrons Art Center, MacDowell Colony and Yaddo,Inc. to name a few. She is currently in post-production on This Body, Too/Y Este Cuerpo También, a feature-length documentary about her intersex body and the construction of femininity and womanhood in her Dominican-American family.
Arisleyda is a member of Diverse Filmmakers Alliance, Brooklyn Filmmakers Collective, and AyOmbe Theater.