Cai Thomas is a Liberty City native and Chicago based storyteller whose curiosity was born and nurtured in the "Moonlight" neighborhood. She's a filmmaker/DP interested in stories at the intersection of identity, self-determination, and location. Cai is a NeXt Doc, Sundance Ignite, Sisters in Cinema, Double Exposure and Kartemquin Diverse Voices in Documentary Fellow, and was a Berlin Capital Fulbright awardee in 2017 as well as a Tribeca Film Institute IF/Then Finalist in 2019. She's an Emmy award-winning producer from her two-season tenure at CBS Sunday Morning. A graduate of Boston College, she was a Jackie Robinson Foundation Scholar.