Hey, I'm Bridget!
Los Angeles, California
Bridget Stokes is a director and filmmaker who recently completed production on her second comedy feature titled, Emmett. An AT&T Untold Stories award-winner, Emmett stars Rita Wilson, Miles Brown and Nora Dunn. Stokes’ directorial debut feature comedy, Herman & Shelly, was released by Cinetic and re-released with Seed & Spark in 2017. Stokes’ recent short film, Think Fast, premiered at the Vail Film Festival and has gone on to play at several additional festivals, where it has been nominated for several awards including ‘Best Director” and won awards at Moondance and the Sydney International Film Festival. Bridget has been shadowing director on Fox’s The Mick, CW’s Jane The Virgin, Amazon’s Transparent, ABC’s The Goldbergs and CBS’s Scorpion and has directed the pilot episode of the web series, Picked Up. Stokes has several features in development through 6ft Pictures including The Lost Husband, On The Free and Wren which she will produce. Stokes recently produced the Netflix feature, The Rachel Divide, which premiered at Tribeca Film Festival in 2018. She graduated from Brown University with a degree in Art Semiotics and Africana Studies and currently resides in Los Angeles with her husband and two children.
Herman & Shelly
Projects I'm Supporting
Muscle Memory: a short film
A college freshman falls in love with close-up magic as an escape from her unrequited crush on her roommate and her undiagnosed OCD.
New tenants harbor a secret that jeopardizes a young family as the pregnant wife descends into paranoia and delusion.
An adopted Hispanic teenager looks for his birth family in an attempt to find his place of belonging.
I'll Be Around
Against the backdrop of a post-punk music festival, a handful of 30-somethings deal with a wide variety of social and philosophical issues
When a girl is followed on her way home, she finds herself facing a sinister force that threatens her entire existence.