Hey, I'm Fanny!

Los Angeles, California

 

CEO of Avenida productions. Our goal is to empower the independent filmmaker with projects that celebrate diversity.

 

www.Avenida.tv

 

My Projects

Funny Brown People

Los Angeles Series
Comedy, Family

An immigrant working class Mexican-American family tries to make sense of each other and the world they’re assimilating into.

107%

This project got the green light!

Always A Thorn

Los Angeles Short
Drama, Crime

Two teenagers, Two police officers, stereotypes and tensions collide, who will survive?

88%

This project got the green light!

Rich Kids

Houston Feature
Drama

A group of Latino teens in a poor community break into Los Ricos, a local mansion, to forget their difficult lives and live a different one.

101%

This project got the green light!

Bloody Maria

Los Angeles Series
Horror, Comedy

Rival catholic school cholas must join together with supernatural powers in order to stop Lupe Velez, an evil chola spirit released in East

86%

This project got the green light!

Steps

Los Angeles Feature
Drama

The story of 6 individuals through 3 decades of their lives on their journey from addiction to sobriety.

83%

This project got the green light!

Jalisco

Los Angeles Short
Action, Adventure

Female heroes are seldom, but there is no one like Jalisco. A Latina heroine who is a deadly folklorico assassin with blades released fro

80%

This project got the green light!

Dirt Pilot

Los Angeles Series
Crime, Drama

When a Native girl is found, another goes missing. While police are caught up in jurisdicition, it falls to her older sister to find her.

90%

This project got the green light!

Like Father, Like Son

Los Angeles Short
Drama

A white liberal mother desperately tries to protect her black adopted son by reconnecting him to his biological father.

80%

This project got the green light!

Agent of Change

Los Angeles Series
Comedy, LGBTQ

A secret agent is on a mission to save the future of food, and as a transgender man, save humanity... one gender stereotype at a time.

100%

This project got the green light!

No More Comics in L.A.

Los Angeles Series
Comedy

STRUGGLE. SISTERHOOD. STAND-UP

104%

This project got the green light!

I Friggin Love you

Los Angeles Series
Drama, Romantic Comedy

Love can make you or break you.

91%

This project got the green light!

ELLAY

Los Angeles Series
Other

A dark comedic series about four Latinx artists trying to survive in a city so overpopulated and overpriced it can only be LA.

107%

This project got the green light!

Such is Life

Florham Park Series
Drama, Family

Three adopted, multicultural siblings each receive a folder of information that sends them on a journey of rediscovery.

106%

This project got the green light!

Dandelion

Los Angeles Short
Drama, LGBTQ

Recently coming out, a young boy struggles to be himself while seeking acceptance from his mother.

91%

This project got the green light!

Bury Me Not

Los Angeles Short
Drama, Western

In order to protect a dangerous secret, two uncompromising women hide the truth as a relentless sheriff digs deeper.

86%

This project got the green light!

Su Promesa

Los Angeles 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!

The Lost Comet

Mexico City Short
Drama, Music

Joining narrative film and dance, this story sheds light on a voiceless tragedy while racing through the iconic landmarks of Mexico City.

86%

This project got the green light!

Nuestro Camino

Los Angeles Feature
Biography, Drama

In 1971, Alejandro acquired fake passports to cross the Tijuana border, but when his family gets torn apart, he must fight to reunite them.

83%

This project got the green light!

Petty Cash

New York Short
Drama

In Upstate New York, a young bartender is overwhelmed by past demons when her estranged brother falls on her doorstep, asking for help.

108%

This project got the green light!

Crowned: Season 2

Los Angeles 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.

56%

1 day left

262 followers

Nice Tan

San Francisco Series
Comedy, LGBTQ

Nice Tan is a WOC / QPOC-led sketch comedy series that tackles life and identity in a world that's not as woke as it wants to be.

34%

16 days left

212 followers

The Prospects

Los Angeles Series
Comedy

Showcasing the talented Latino experience and representation in entertainment through comedic storytelling.

15%

4 days left

66 followers

MAYBE IT'S ME

New York Series
Comedy, Drama

Seven unknowingly connected New Yorkers find their way through love and loss as adulting becomes more and more difficult.

101%

18 hours left

253 followers

Projects I'm Supporting

Nice Tan

San Francisco Series
Comedy, LGBTQ

Nice Tan is a WOC / QPOC-led sketch comedy series that tackles life and identity in a world that's not as woke as it wants to be.

34%

16 days left

212 followers

Drought

Wilmington Feature
Comedy, Drama

The summer after high school, Sam searches for a better life for herself and younger brother with Autism.

100%

11 days left

3,096 followers

The Prospects

Los Angeles Series
Comedy

Showcasing the talented Latino experience and representation in entertainment through comedic storytelling.

15%

4 days left

66 followers

Crowned: Season 2

Los Angeles 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.

56%

1 day left

262 followers

Nuestro Camino

Los Angeles Feature
Biography, Drama

In 1971, Alejandro acquired fake passports to cross the Tijuana border, but when his family gets torn apart, he must fight to reunite them.

83%

This project got the green light!

Petty Cash

New York Short
Drama

In Upstate New York, a young bartender is overwhelmed by past demons when her estranged brother falls on her doorstep, asking for help.

108%

This project got the green light!

Su Promesa

Los Angeles 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!

The Lost Comet

Mexico City Short
Drama, Music

Joining narrative film and dance, this story sheds light on a voiceless tragedy while racing through the iconic landmarks of Mexico City.

86%

This project got the green light!

Harper - Festival Funds

Farmington Hills Short
Drama, Sci-Fi

A stranded time traveller searching for her husband.

100%

This project got the green light!

Bury Me Not

Los Angeles Short
Drama, Western

In order to protect a dangerous secret, two uncompromising women hide the truth as a relentless sheriff digs deeper.

86%

This project got the green light!

Dandelion

Los Angeles Short
Drama, LGBTQ

Recently coming out, a young boy struggles to be himself while seeking acceptance from his mother.

91%

This project got the green light!

Tempelhof

Burbank Feature
Biography, Documentary

In a series of intimate conversations, asylum seekers and migrants share their compelling, and dangerous journeys of hope to the West.

101%

This project got the green light!

Follow the Rhythm

Los Angeles Feature
Drama

A story of self discovery of a man who fell short of his dreams and finds redemption through his childhood passion - the art of Capoeira.

83%

This project got the green light!

A Single Evening

New York Short
Musical, LGBTQ

In this musical short film, Minnie struggles to balance the pressure of being in a relationship with the value of being alone.

100%

This project got the green light!

ELLAY

Los Angeles Series
Other

A dark comedic series about four Latinx artists trying to survive in a city so overpopulated and overpriced it can only be LA.

107%

This project got the green light!

InQueeri

New York Series
Comedy

InQueeri is a meditation on queerness, friendship, identity politics, and just being a young person who’s confused about the world.

103%

This project got the green light!

Such is Life

Florham Park Series
Drama, Family

Three adopted, multicultural siblings each receive a folder of information that sends them on a journey of rediscovery.

106%

This project got the green light!

GOALS N' SHIT

Los Angeles Series
Comedy, Drama

GNS is a comedy centered around a newly unemployed businesswoman forced to rebuild her life based on process instead of perceived "success."

100%

This project got the green light!

Priced Out

San Francisco Series
Animation

Young couple discovers why they can’t afford a place to live in San Francisco. Through their journey, their ideas about housing are forever

106%

This project got the green light!

Funny Brown People

Los Angeles Series
Comedy, Family

An immigrant working class Mexican-American family tries to make sense of each other and the world they’re assimilating into.

107%

This project got the green light!

Brown With Blue

Atlanta Short
Drama, Romance

A handyman & his girlfriend struggle with substance abuse to cope with their problems.

102%

This project got the green light!

I Friggin Love you

Los Angeles Series
Drama, Romantic Comedy

Love can make you or break you.

91%

This project got the green light!

Greenwood Avenue: A Virtual Reality Experience

Los Angeles Series
Drama, History

Greenwood Avenue is a groundbreaking, emotional exploration into the lives of the African-Americans living in Tulsa, Oklahoma in 1921,during

116%

This project got the green light!

Harper

Farmington Hills Short
Drama, Sci-Fi

A stranded time traveller struggles to find the courage to move forward in her journey without causing collateral damage.

90%

This project got the green light!

United

Los Angeles Short
Drama

A survivor of a police brutality event gives an interview on live television to share the story to a former police officer.

83%

This project got the green light!

Alpha Female Films - A New Brand of Content

New York Company
Comedy, Drama

An Intersectional Queer Film Production Company presents its inaugural two short films and feature-length film.

82%

This project got the green light!

Wolf

Los Angeles Short
Comedy, Drama

A girl who lost the love of her life to schizophrenia goes on a journey to win him back in this haunting, funny, sensual tale

107%

This project got the green light!

No More Comics in L.A.

Los Angeles Series
Comedy

STRUGGLE. SISTERHOOD. STAND-UP

104%

This project got the green light!

Agent of Change

Los Angeles Series
Comedy, LGBTQ

A secret agent is on a mission to save the future of food, and as a transgender man, save humanity... one gender stereotype at a time.

100%

This project got the green light!

Pozole

Los Angeles Short
Comedy, Drama

Maia prolly killed her Nana.

112%

This project got the green light!

Like Father, Like Son

Los Angeles Short
Drama

A white liberal mother desperately tries to protect her black adopted son by reconnecting him to his biological father.

80%

This project got the green light!

2 WEEKS

New York Short
Drama, Horror

2 WEEKS accompanies Tanya as she explores what it means to be asexual in a committed relationship and an actor in a “sex sells” world.

101%

This project got the green light!

We Are Gathered Here

Los Angeles Feature
Comedy, Drama

On the eve of his wedding a declaration of love from an ex forces Ben to decide if gaining a steady future is worth losing an exciting past.

82%

This project got the green light!

Steps

Los Angeles Feature
Drama

The story of 6 individuals through 3 decades of their lives on their journey from addiction to sobriety.

83%

This project got the green light!

Feral - A post-apocalyptic feature film

Denver Feature
Sci-Fi, Thriller

"Boyhood meets The Road" - A post-apocalyptic tale of a boy trying to survive after the collapse of society.

82%

This project got the green light!

Dirt Pilot

Los Angeles Series
Crime, Drama

When a Native girl is found, another goes missing. While police are caught up in jurisdicition, it falls to her older sister to find her.

90%

This project got the green light!

Brujos

Chicago Series
Drama, LGBTQ

Brujos is a queer-of-color web series that follows four gay Latino grad students... who are also witches!

81%

This project got the green light!

Season of Passage

New York Short
Drama

A long abandoned dream is on the line when Cate finds herself pregnant again after years of infertility only to face a nightmare of loss.

144%

This project got the green light!

Untitled Oxnard Project

Littlerock Feature
Documentary

Do you think you know who picks your strawberries? Think again.

84%

This project got the green light!

Lucy in the Sky

New York Short
Drama, Teen

Fourteen-year-old Lucy Katz living with autism while adjusting to mainstream high school, is suddenly faced with cataclysmic change, when sh

134%

This project got the green light!

Always A Thorn

Los Angeles Short
Drama, Crime

Two teenagers, Two police officers, stereotypes and tensions collide, who will survive?

88%

This project got the green light!

Montana

New York Short
Drama, Mystery

Two psychologists with unconventional methods open a therapeutic school for troubled teens while struggling with their own traumatic past.

104%

This project got the green light!

Fate

Towson Short
Drama, Romance

Fabian, a young, conflicted waiter obsessed with fate chases love in all the wrong places, while missing the one right in front of him.

90%

This project got the green light!

Self i.e. (a short film by Tony Gapastione)

Redwood City Short
Drama, Experimental

A selfie addicted young girl must confront her personal demons after her online dating wreaks havoc in her life.

105%

This project got the green light!

Poster Boy

San Francisco Short
Comedy, LGBTQ

In this silent comedy film, Stuart sees himself on a poster and has no idea how he got there.

116%

This project got the green light!

Gun To The Heart

Orange Short
Drama, Thriller

What would you do if there was a gun staring you right in the face?

83%

This project got the green light!

Malabar

Miami Short
Drama, Thriller

An undocumented mother risks everything to save her child from a human trafficking White Nationalist.

107%

This project got the green light!

We'll Never Make It

Los Angeles Short
Comedy, Drama

A young woman gets stuck on the side of the road with her autistic brother and zany Jewish grandma on the way to her mom's second wedding.

124%

This project got the green light!

Coming Home: Celebrating the Women Airforce Service Pilots in 2017

Los Angeles Short
Documentary

A group of the last surviving Women Airforce Service Pilots, all in their 90s, return to Avenger Field, for what may be their last reunion.

81%

This project got the green light!

Rooster and The Queen

Woodstock Short
Drama, Film-Noir

When Rooster’s seductive ex-wife, the Queen, makes a play to get him back, he can see a future that reminds him of their past.

105%

This project got the green light!

Second Assault

Los Angeles Short
Documentary

Twelve years after being sexually assaulted on her college campus, Jillian embarks on a journey to confront the past.

113%

This project got the green light!

Rachel's Pitch

Val Verde Short
Comedy

In this satirical portrayal of the entertainment industry, Rachel Jensen, a quirky but ambitious young filmmaker attempts to pitch her idea

100%

This project got the green light!

Amazing Grace

Los Angeles Short
Drama

A daughter and her alcoholic father are forced to confront their demons as the pain of the past threatens to destroy what little they have l

100%

This project got the green light!

Bite Me

New York Feature
Comedy, Romance

A subversive romantic comedy about a real-life vampire and the IRS agent who audits her

101%

This project got the green light!

The Pet Peeve Police

Los Angeles Series
Adventure, Comedy

Ridding the world of inconsiderate douches one pet peeve at a time.

90%

This project got the green light!

Aloha

Los Angeles 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!

I'll Be Around

Los Angeles Feature
Drama, Comedy

Against the backdrop of a post-punk music festival, a handful of 30-somethings deal with a wide variety of social and philosophical issues

82%

This project got the green light!

Bloody Maria

Los Angeles Series
Horror, Comedy

Rival catholic school cholas must join together with supernatural powers in order to stop Lupe Velez, an evil chola spirit released in East

86%

This project got the green light!

Rich Kids

Houston Feature
Drama

A group of Latino teens in a poor community break into Los Ricos, a local mansion, to forget their difficult lives and live a different one.

101%

This project got the green light!

The Naturals

Boston Series
Crime, LGBTQ

The daughter of a Boston hitman is drawn into the family business after he dies.

80%

This project got the green light!

Cinematcher - Lights.Camera.Connect.

New York Company
Film-related Business, Filmmaker Resource

Hire and Get Hired for Film, TV and Digital Projects Instantly - globally

83%

This project got the green light!

Seed of the Free

Baton Rouge Short
History

This is a story about Sojourner Truth's love for her son. A love that transcended racial and social boundaries.

82%

This project got the green light!

Self Portrait

New York Short
Drama, Experimental

A young woman reflects on the authenticity of her parents marriage in a staged dinner scene revealing three individual perspectives.

112%

This project got the green light!

Rich Kids

Houston Feature
Drama, Teen

A group of Latino teens in a poor community break into Los Ricos, a local mansion, to forget their difficult lives and live a different one.

105%

This project got the green light!

Black People Are Dangerous

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!

The Construct: Female Laborers and the Fight for Equality

Yangon Feature
Documentary

The Construct gives a voice to the women physically constructing development in what has been one of the most isolated nations in the world.

85%

This project got the green light!

Across The Tracks

Atlanta Short
Drama, Family

In 1960s GA, a young mixed girl decides to pass for white, a choice that follows her for many years.

102%

This project got the green light!

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