Escaping an abusive marriage, Joy has left her child + Navaho community to make a new life in the city where she should be protected by anonymity. Joy battles unemployment + isolation as she tries to heal old psychological wounds. Waking dreams of her daughter joining her, motive Joy to keep going.
Ryffin Phoenix collaborating on Joy
Ryffin recently played Tamara in Quantum by Native Voices Theatre Company at The Autry in Los Angeles. Summer 2019 Ryffin wrapped production on a small role in feature film The Last Manhunt, produced by Jason Momoa