Hey, I'm Ella!

Seattle, Washington

I'm a writer, director, and actress, currently breaking into the film world with my first short, Jessie's Theory.

My Projects

Projects I'm Supporting

Headshots

Toronto, Canada Series
Comedy, Satire

Headshots is a comedy series set in a photo studio. Each episode features a new character getting their picture taken for a bizarre reason.

100%

This project got the green light!

Solus

Memphis, Tennessee Short
Fantasy, Thriller

Enslaved to a gothic, Victorian house of the underworld, an orphan plots her escape but is haunted by the secrets lurking within.

103%

This project got the green light!

Endless Light

Fairbanks, Alaska Feature
Drama, Sci-Fi

Returning home, a bipolar woman attempts to decipher her brother's suicide through occult intervention with Alaska's wilderness.

101%

This project got the green light!

Thunderbolt In Mine Eye

Portland, Oregon Feature
Drama, Teen

Two young neighbors embark on a first love relationship in which they struggle to remain kids amid the complexities of modern adolescence.

101%

This project got the green light!

THEY WHO SURROUND US

Los Angeles, California Feature
Drama

A farmer follows a voice deep into the woods enabling him to see his wife one last time.

187%

This project got the green light!

White Crow

Los Angeles, California Feature
Mystery, Thriller

A sickly young woman's life unravels when she receives a heart transplant and begins to take on her donor's personality traits.

89%

This project got the green light!

The Bachelorette Party

Orcas, Washington Feature
Comedy, Horror

Six girlfriends go to a remote island for a bachelorette party, where they go from fighting off bad hangovers to fighting for their lives.

127%

This project got the green light!

What She Said

Flint Hill, Virginia Feature
Drama, Family

Sam's sure the best way to face her trauma is alone on her family's farm. Her brother's sure she's wrong. A Thanksgiving intervention movie.

82%

This project got the green light!

Beyond the Shadows

Sedro-Woolley, Washington Feature
Horror, Comedy

A ghost hunter with his band of misfits explore the paranormal activity of massacred Native American spirits at the Chetco River Lodge.

83%

This project got the green light!

Millie

New York City, New York Short
Drama, Thriller

On a journey to an old beach house, two women get lost in each other and explore the mysterious mirroring that occurs between them.

104%

This project got the green light!

Just Like The Men

Bellingham, Washington Feature
Comedy, History

Two girls find a lost screenplay and decide to give history the middle finger.

100%

This project got the green light!

Interference

New York City, New York Short
Drama, Thriller

A violent altercation between a police officer and a black man left one person dead. A couple passing by must decide what they believe.

85%

This project got the green light!

Lily 'N' Rose

Denver, Colorado Short
Drama

Lily and Rose are best friends. When Rose abandons her, Lily flees into the wilderness, confronting something even more profound.

115%

This project got the green light!

More Than Only

Portland, Oregon Feature
LGBTQ, Romantic Comedy

Because EVEYRONE deserves their happy after everything. LGBT romantic comedy that celebrates finding love and learning to love yourself

220%

This project got the green light!

OR DIE TRYING

Los Angeles, California Series
Drama

Four ambitious women attempt to achieve their own definition of success while dealing with the struggles of being a millennial in Hollywood.

82%

This project got the green light!

Locked

Seattle, Washington Short
Drama, LGBTQ

A former marathon runner struggles to free herself from fear a year after surviving a terror attack.

86%

This project got the green light!

Vida

Los Angeles, California Short
LGBTQ, Horror

A closeted musical prodigy turned baby vamp must stifle her cravings, risk having sex with her roommate or suck her small-town campus dry.

81%

This project got the green light!

Jessie's Theory

Budapest, Hungary Short
Comedy, Drama

Jessie is a quantum physicist in Budapest, who is on the edge of a breakthrough…or perhaps, a breakdown.

97%

This project got the green light!

Table 21

St. Louis, Missouri Short
Comedy, Romance

When the intriguing affairs of a mysterious couple are disrupted, the unpredictable unfolds.

86%

This project got the green light!

Girl Clown the Feature Film

New York City, New York Feature
Comedy, Romantic Comedy

A quirky romantic comedy about a mousy woman who attempts to overcome her shyness by becoming a clown. Based on the award-winning short.

118%

This project got the green light!

Keep Me Posted

New York City, New York Series
Comedy, Drama

A biting look at the impact of texting and social media on the lives of three childhood friends.

83%

This project got the green light!

Mrs. Drake

Denver, Colorado Short
Drama

It takes courage and strength to raise a child but it's constant doubt that consumes a parent.

84%

This project got the green light!

Fated to Repeat

Birmingham, Alabama Short
Drama, Musical

A band takes the stage for the first time after the death of their songwriter.

82%

This project got the green light!

The Golden Rut

Austin, Texas Feature
Comedy

Austin’s finest actor is inspired to take his career up a notch when he falls for a beautiful and independent business woman.

123%

This project got the green light!

Black People Are Dangerous

New York City, New York Short
Comedy, Thriller

A hitchhiker wonders if she’s being prejudice, or if the black guy at the wheel is the cannibal the police are looking for.

100%

This project got the green light!

THIS IS MEG

Los Angeles, California Feature
Comedy, Drama

The "true" story that shows a raw look at a professional Comedienne’s life in relationships, career and self-journey all within a week.

104%

This project got the green light!

Dreams of Daraa (Formerly Entitled The Language of Laughter)

Los Angeles, California Feature
Documentary, War

A riveting, up-close portrait of the Syrian refugee crisis, told through the eyes of one brave young mother and her three daughters.

100%

This project got the green light!

Custodian

Los Angeles, California Short
Animation, Fantasy

The macabre account of a man whose inner demons drive him to seek redemption in the aftermath of bloodshed.

101%

This project got the green light!

Pin Up! The Movie

Boulder, Colorado Feature
Documentary, Transmedia

Dangerous. Sexy. All American Girl.

101%

This project got the green light!

Rez Comedy

Red Lake, Beltrami County Feature
Documentary

Two Native American Comedians from different reservations head West to break into the comedy mainstream. Soundtrack by Charlie Parr.

100%

This project got the green light!

A Horse of a Different Color

New Orleans, Louisiana Feature
Documentary

The journey I took into the world of a physically disabled blind man struggling to be normal in an able bodied abnormal world.

101%

This project got the green light!

BRIDES TO BE

Seattle, Washington Feature
LGBTQ, Thriller

The night before their wedding, two women battle sinister forces to save themselves, and each other.

112%

This project got the green light!

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