Chloe is a self taught filmmaker constantly striving to shine a delicate and unflinching light on the human experience. Informed by her experiences on both sides of the lens, her perspective is searingly raw and sincerely frank particularly in her capturing of women’s stories. Hayward’s films combine intimacy and lyricism in a timeless fashion.
In 2021, she was nominated as Shots New Director of the Year. In 2022, her documentary “Between The Years” garnered a Vimeo Staff Pick and was nominated for the official Selection at the Berlin Commercial Awards.
She currently lives in Los Angeles with her husband Ismail and son Cairo.