Established teacher and mentor to independent filmmakers.
Loves Cavalia and Cirque Du Soleil. She is an active Equestrian since 3 years old. started out riding English, then in 2003 rode her first 100 mile Equestrian endurance race. placed 5th on the beautiful barefoot Arabian, Foxfire.
An original HinJew - Her father from the south of India; Her mother from the Bronx
Speaks French and Spanish
Lived in France for a while as a child; Lived in Argentina in 1990 - worked on Highlander 2 in Buenos Aires.
Stage actress / Linguist Bassia Loebel is her mother .Bassia is often somewhere in Rana Joy's movies.
Shoots portrait photography and behind-the-scenes still photography often self publishing books as gifts for the crew and cast.
Went to grade school at Saint Ann's school in Brooklyn heights, New York. Later on attended the Oakwood school in north Hollywood, California.
Collaborated with artist Beeaje Quick on music videos & two feature films "Real Stories of the Donut Men" & "citizen's arrest".
On the board of directors for the Indian film festival.
Camp Equinita nickname : marshmallow. all mail was addressed accordingly.
Came up as a 1st AD / UPM on indie features.
Rana Joy Glickman ("deejay") joined the Producer Branch of the Academy of Motion Picture Arts & Sciences (AMPAS) pandemic class of 2020.
Her dog DaVinci (the "Rasta Mutt)" legendary Indie Dog who sat when "rolling" was called - and he got up on "cut" .
Invited to join the Academy of Motion Pictures Arts & Sciences in 2020. Now a member of the Producers Branch.