Hey, I'm Anna!

Los Angeles, California

Anna Chazelle is a French-American actor and screenwriter, based in Los Angeles. She trained as an actor at NYU, the Atlantic Acting School, the Ken Schatz Studio, and the Shakespeare Forum. Notable acting credits include La La Land, First Man, Love Lies & Seeta, and more. Her screenwriting work has advanced in the Sundance Episodic Lab, the Austin Film Festival, and the ScreenCraft Screenwriting Competitions. She recently worked as a writer’s assistant on the original Netflix series Cursed, and is currently an Executive Producer on the upcoming Iranian film Arezou. Repped by Gotham Group.

My Projects

Projects I'm Supporting

HIGHWAY ONE

Los Angeles, California Film Feature
Experimental, Satire

Set in rural California, HIGHWAY ONE is loose adaptation of Chekhov's The Seagull. Anna, who was once the most popular gal in school is hos

81%

This project got the green light!

Trudge

Los Angeles, California Film Short
Comedy, Drama

An artist, upon selling his most valuable painting, is forced to reckon with the fate of his work.

104%

This project got the green light!

PLEASE HOLD

Los Angeles, California Film Short
Comedy, Sci-Fi

In the near future, a young Latino man is thrust into a fully automated and privatized jail after he is arrested by mistake.

102%

This project got the green light!

Where The Roots Lie - A Story of Women Empowerment Through Art

Los Angeles, California Film Short
Documentary, Drama

Medha, an all female drum troupe strive to pave a new path for women and artists in Cambodia.

102%

This project got the green light!

Arrival Code

Los Angeles, California Film Short
Romance, Sci-Fi

2034: Arrival Code follows a couple in borderlands Mexico, who flees a dangerous cartel using the transportation of the day… teleportation!

80%

This project got the green light!

Expanding Sanctuary

Philadelphia, Pennsylvania Film Short
Documentary

The documentary follows the historic campaign to end the sharing of police database information with Immigration and Customs Enforcement.

100%

This project got the green light!

The Moth

Los Angeles, California Film Short
Drama, Fantasy

A cautious man's perspective is confronted during his conversation with a Moth.

115%

This project got the green light!

Screwdriver

Los Angeles, California Film Feature
Drama, Thriller

Taken in by a wealthy L.A. couple, a divorcee enters a surreal nightmare of cultlike manipulation.

105%

This project got the green light!

The Blonde Experiment

Los Angeles, California Film Feature
Comedy

When two mousy gal pals pose as platinum blondes they're catapulted into the life of their dreams, until their dirty dark roots pop up.

100%

This project got the green light!

Banks of Our Lives

New York City, New York Film Short
Comedy, Crime

A bank robber must adjust to the presence of a provocative new crew member who she worries is taking her spot.

83%

This project got the green light!

Mason & Jay Save The World!

Fairway, Kansas Film Short
Sci-Fi

Two young brothers steal their father’s drone, and discover a horrifying secret in the process

113%

This project got the green light!

Undateable: a Webseries

Chicago, Illinois Series
Comedy, Romantic Comedy

Undateable is a live action comic book about a woman who CANNOT pick a winner but remains super optimistic about finding love.

88%

This project got the green light!

LIMINAL

New York City, New York Film Short
Thriller, Experimental

“Liminal” is a visual analogy of the media-induced Agoraphobia that we all deal with every day as we get ready to face the world.

82%

This project got the green light!

Flock

Bar Harbor, Maine Film Short
Thriller, LGBTQ

Flock is a trans-created dramatic thriller about a man traveling to Maine to rescue his lover from a lethal cult.

93%

This project got the green light!

A Call Above the Clouds

Los Angeles, California Film Short
Drama

Having received tragic news about her husband’s failed expedition on Mount Everest, Sally(35) tries to go there and save him herself, but i

112%

This project got the green light!

Narrow

Los Angeles, California Film Short
Horror, Thriller

A woman must confront her demons in a post-apocalyptic world where survival means never stepping off the narrow path across the land.

134%

This project got the green light!

Loveseat

Los Angeles, California Film Short
Drama, Horror

Loveseat is the story of an awkward, obsessive furniture salesman who is deeply in love with a couch in his store

85%

This project got the green light!

The Spring

Los Angeles, California Series
Fantasy, Action

In the world of The Spring, movement is power, and power corrupts, people are faced with the question: "What would you do to survive?"

81%

This project got the green light!

Feeling Sexual

Los Angeles, California Film Short
Comedy, Drama

An eccentric high school senior embarks on a mission to seduce her narcissistic family friend while visiting him at college.

83%

This project got the green light!

Selfie & Can't Dance Crew

Culver City, California Film Short
Comedy, Horror

An up and coming production company looking to legitimize itself with two short films: a slasher-horror film and a dance comedy.

80%

This project got the green light!

Mark of the Rougarou

Los Angeles, California Film Short
Horror, Thriller

How much do you really want to know about your real family?

80%

This project got the green light!

Six Pack

Los Angeles, California Film Short
Adventure

An 11-year old tomboy and her five sisters unite to repossess their hand-me-down bike from a thief in South Central LA.

94%

This project got the green light!

Empty Track

Los Angeles, California Film Short
Drama

Strapped for cash and stranded on the streets of Los Angeles, an aspiring singer takes a questionable job opportunity as a karaoke hostess.

82%

This project got the green light!

THE MENTOR Feature Film

Oakland, California Film Feature
Comedy, Crime

A wanna-be filmmaker persuades a reluctant film director to mentor her for a day when suddenly they are both kidnapped by an enigmatic gang.

111%

This project got the green light!

Terminal

Los Angeles, California Film Short
Drama

As a daughter waits for news of her father, her emotions - Denial, Anger, Guilt and Despair - conflict on how to process their shared grief.

118%

This project got the green light!

Long Haulers

New York City, New York Film Feature
Documentary, Experimental

Driving thousands of miles, Long Haulers weaves together stories of courage, tenacity, and humor from three women in the trucking industry.

107%

This project got the green light!

#FullMethod

Anaheim, California Film Short
Thriller

How far you're willing to go to play the perfect role?

82%

This project got the green light!

The Whistle - 70s & 80s lesbian youth in Albuquerque, New Mexico

San Francisco, California Film Feature
Documentary, History

We didn't all know each other, but we knew how to find each other.

102%

This project got the green light!

Más Latina

Los Angeles, California Series
Comedy, Satire

A Latina YouTuber has a shot at success, but only if she embraces her pushy Hispanic family and becomes Más Latina!

92%

This project got the green light!

Sin Dial

San Anselmo, California Film Feature
Horror

A loving couple struggle to preserve their sanity and marriage after moving into a house with an unholy presence they don't understand.

92%

This project got the green light!

It's Okay

Los Angeles, California Film Short
Drama, Sci-Fi

Reality isn't what it seems. Something strange is happening to Cam and Alex. Will they lose each other before they figure it out?

133%

This project got the green light!

Scratch This

New York City, New York Series
Action, Comedy

Featuring three self-centered sisters who make a futile attempt to overcome their sibling rivalry resulting in riotous physical comedy.

106%

This project got the green light!

All is Well

Los Angeles, California Film Short
Comedy

A dark comedy about two women in Colonial America trying to hide a body.

113%

This project got the green light!

FOR HER (PARA ELLA)

Los Angeles, California Film Feature
Drama, Foreign Film

Based on a true story in El Salvador, 2004: A rookie, underdog lawyer fights for the release of a young woman incarcerated for miscarriage.

100%

This project got the green light!

Peony Park

Los Angeles, California Film Feature
Drama, Family

One of 17 children, Niecey is a Black girl growing up in Nebraska with Hollywood Dreams, struggling to find love & acceptance.

100%

This project got the green light!

16,000 Dollars

Los Angeles, California Film Short
Comedy

A struggling black college grad considers his options after receiving a reparations check for $16,000

104%

This project got the green light!

Jony Shelby Music Videos

Los Angeles, California Music Video
Music

Raising funds for the production of two music videos for up-and-coming musical artist, Jony Shelby.

109%

This project got the green light!

Triple Threat

New York City, New York Film Feature
Drama, Musical

Close friendships are slowly pulled apart as a once shared Broadway dream is abandoned by one in favor of a new dream: fatherhood.

101%

This project got the green light!

Azulesturquesas

Quito, Ecuador Film Feature
Drama

Hospitalized in rehabilitation centers because of a behavior not socially accepted, Isabella tries to survive.

92%

This project got the green light!

Sweet and Sour Chicks

Los Angeles, California Series
Comedy, Romance

Men come and go but true friendships get you through the sweet and the sour.

100%

This project got the green light!

The Tinderbox

Portland, Oregon Film Feature
Thriller, Horror

A woman is suddenly cured of a severe case of schizophrenia yet still cant escape the feeling of being hunted and stalked; or is she?

80%

This project got the green light!

A Guy Walks Into a Bar

New York City, New York Film Short
Action, Thriller

On the day after the election in 2016, a man with dwarfism is assaulted at a bar.

101%

This project got the green light!

Incurable

New York City, New York Film Short
Drama, Romantic Comedy

Incurable: a journey of love, rejection, and an overactive imagination.

113%

This project got the green light!

AWAY

Los Angeles, California Film Short
Crime, Drama

AWAY is a haunting crime drama that delivers an unflinching look at the cycle of violence annihilating black families across America

84%

This project got the green light!

Unnerving the series

Madison, Alabama Series
Horror, Thriller

Childhood fears are everything to cry about as they slowly start to take over lives.

80%

This project got the green light!

WITHIN REACH Raising Funds for Post Production + Film Festival Submissions

Atlanta, Georgia Film Short
Drama, Shorts Program

A plucky young woman bases her value on externale things only to find herself unfulfilled, must finally realize what makes her truly happy.

80%

This project got the green light!

When Mary Met Betsy

Los Angeles, California Series
Comedy, Romantic Comedy

Mary is a romantic. Betsy is lost. But when fate connects them, they might just find friendship and a new kind of "happy ending."

82%

This project got the green light!

Demonhuntr

Los Angeles, California Series
Horror, LGBTQ

A motley crew of queer friends in LA runs a business vanquishing demons while navigating their love (and sex) lives.

82%

This project got the green light!

An Honest Lie

Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania Film Short
Comedy, Experimental

In a world where truth kiosks sit on every corner, one woman must decide what truth really means.

80%

This project got the green light!

Whirlpool

Sacramento, California Film Feature
Drama, Family

A haunting story about a complicated man with a deep secret that threatens to destroy his family at any moment.

105%

This project got the green light!

Jeffrey: Hotel California

Los Angeles, California Film Short
Fantasy, Romance

Jeffrey is a dark magical love story that takes place in the afterlife where Jeffrey repairs the dead, so they can move on.  One mag

85%

This project got the green light!

Close Ties to Home Country

Chicago, Illinois Film Short
Comedy, Biography

Based on real events. Akanksha, a kind immigrant, finds family in the rich people's dogs she dogsits, while her sister's US visa is denied.

118%

This project got the green light!

Gritty & Pretty

Los Angeles, California Series
Comedy

Many high school friendships wither after graduation, however Kira and Lauren's still has a few punches left to spare.

89%

This project got the green light!

Under the Lantern Lit Sky

Los Angeles, California Film Feature
LGBTQ, Transmedia

Inspired by Tennessee Williams Streetcar Named Desire and Southern gothic literature, Under the Lantern Lit Sky explores what it means to be

93%

This project got the green light!

Crowned: Season 2

Los Angeles, California Series
Comedy

Macie and the rest of the Party Princesses survive batty bosses, pushy parents and crazy co-workers in this semi-scripted comedy series.

73%

This project got the green light!

The Edge

New York City, New York Film Short
Thriller

Amidst a bout of recent disappearances, a man’s paranoia is triggered and he struggles with staying connected to reality.

80%

This project got the green light!

Smoke, Lilies and Jade

Oakland, California Film Short
History, LGBTQ

A young artist of the Harlem Renaissance struggles with his growing passion for another man.

100%

This project got the green light!

Ellavut Cimirtuq [our world is changing]

Sebastopol, California Film Feature
Documentary, Nature

In the sinking villages of rapidly warming Alaska, people stand their ground.

89%

This project got the green light!

Su Promesa

Los Angeles, California Film Short
Drama, LGBTQ

Fearing for her life, a young Guatemalan bride must adapt when her forcibly arranged marriage is fatally threatened.

88%

This project got the green light!

Miracle Baby

New York City, New York Film Short
Drama, Thriller

A congressman’s wife sets the stage on her cheating husband for a night of revenge, rage, revelations, and one unspeakable act.

122%

This project got the green light!

DOWN the MIDDLE

Los Angeles, California Series
Comedy

The owner of an ad agency retires unexpectedly, making his uptight business manager and his trust-fund bohemian daughter polarized partners.

85%

This project got the green light!

Mel and Ruby

Los Angeles, California Film Short
Drama, Shorts Program

Mel and Ruby is a heartfelt and witty examination of how two best friends navigate shame and loss.

101%

This project got the green light!

Parent/Teacher

New York City, New York Film Short
Drama

A man discovers his daughter is bullying another student while attending her parent/teacher conference.

81%

This project got the green light!

CNT Productions

Los Angeles, California Series
Comedy, Film-related Business

CNT flips the script on stereotypes one story at a time.

105%

This project got the green light!

AIR, a short film

Los Angeles, California Film Short
Romantic Comedy

Ally has learned to breathe through the filter of a screen but when a cute boy checks in at her AirBnB she is forced to confront her 2D life

110%

This project got the green light!

Mannequin

Los Angeles, California Film Short
Horror, LGBTQ

A man longs for human connection after his sexual fantasies of human touch take over in a world in which he only sees mannequins

80%

This project got the green light!

Cheer Up, Charlie

New York City, New York Series
Comedy

Charlie is your all-pep, piano playing, ponytail rocking white girl-next-door... but she's also your dealer.

101%

This project got the green light!

Unbridaled

New York City, New York Film Short
Comedy

Right before her wedding, Catherine has cold feet. Maxie tries to stall; it's a shitshow. Can they survive the day with some dignity intact?

106%

This project got the green light!

Introvert's Guide to Activism

New York City, New York Film Short
Comedy, Satire

A short comedy centered on the dilemma between caring about human rights and hating other people.

102%

This project got the green light!

On Story Project

Austin, Texas Series
Film-related Business, Filmmaker Resource

On Story shares passionate discussions about the creative process of storytelling to audiences worldwide for free.

81%

This project got the green light!

Aloha

Los Angeles, California Film Short
Drama, Family

Aloha follows one new mom's quest to find the perfect birth announcement after the delivery of her baby doesn't go quite as planned.

81%

This project got the green light!

Marisol

New York City, New York Film Short
Drama, Foreign Film

When a young mother takes a risk to provide for her daughter, a stranger turns her transgression into a nightmare.

101%

This project got the green light!

Half the Picture

Los Angeles, California Film Feature
Documentary

HALF THE PICTURE is a feature documentary about working women directors in Hollywood.

82%

This project got the green light!

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Los Angeles, California Series
Comedy, Drama

A scripted ensemble dramedy based on nine real abortion stories

92%

This project got the green light!

Sleeping With Earrings On

New York City, New York Film Short
Drama, LGBTQ

Maggie’s marrying the woman of her dreams but will tension between her sisters ruin the day?

166%

This project got the green light!

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