Janet Reinschmidt is a fifth generation New Mexican currently residing in Austin, Texas. She graduated from Stephens College in 2018 with a BA in English Literature and a minor in Film Studies. Janet wrote her undergraduate thesis on Alla Nazimova and her group of lesbian content creators in silent Holywood as well as their impact on queer fans in the 1910s and 20s. She participated in the inaugural Academy Gold program at the Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences in 2017 and was part of the 2018 FIAF Film Restoration Summer School in Bologna, Italy. 2019 marks the sixth year in a row that Janet has nominated the film Stage Door for consideration to the National Film Preservation Board.