About Anna

Anna hails from the Michigan mitten and strives to tell stories with truth that find common ground between people of polarizing backgrounds. She currently works in TV as the Manager of Development for Monami Productions in Beverly Hills, CA.


As a filmmaker she has an independent TV pilot, a dozen short films, and a digital
PSA campaign under her belt. She has also written animated TV episodes for
Warner Bros. Most recently, Anna's short film Line Dry premiered at the Oscar Qualifying Palm Springs International Shortsfest 2020. In 2018 she was selected as one of ten
Short to Feature Lab Fellows for her short film Disfluency which was developed into a feature film and is currently in post production. The feature will be released in 2021. Anna continues to seek out opportunities to create collaborative media content. She is the media partner of SafeBAE, an organization founded by the young survivors in Netflix’s Audrie & Daisy. SafeBAE works to provide sexual assault awareness and prevention education to middle, high school, and college students. Anna produced their digital PSA campaign #QuitThisShit which was featured in Teen Vogue.

EDUCATION 

Anna graduated with high honors from the University of Michigan school of Literature Science & the Arts with a concentration in Screen Arts & Cultures, a sub-concentration in screenwriting, and a minor in Sales from the Ross School of Business.

2010 - present
2010 - present

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