VisionFire Films, Inc.
Peter Sands, Anna Simone Scott
(323) 683-1362 phone
2001 Wilshire Blvd; Suite 250 (business address)
Santa Monica, CA 90403
American-Irish-Australian, Anna is an award winning writer, director and actor who has worked extensively in Film and Television in Australia, Europe and the US. Winner of BAFTA/LA Platinum Award, 'Best Film and Screenplay' for her film 'Chasing Chekhov' (writer/star, shot in Prague) at Member's Short Film Fest. Films Anna wrote and/or directed screened at Academy Qualifying Festivals such as: Raindance; Rhode Island; Cinequest.
Directorial debut, 'The Aerial Girl', screened over 40 Film Festivals worldwide: Cinequest, Sydney; Milan; NYCIFF; Lone Star FF; Courts Métrage, Féstival De Cannes etc. Six Awards: Best Drama, Women with a Vision, Action On Film Fest; Filmmaker Award, La Femme Film Festival; Cinematic Excellence, Rochester FF. etc. Thrice aired on PBS. Best Actress- Seattle FF and Young Artists Award. With her company, VisionFire Films, Anna wrote other award winners: 'Coming Into Money', 'The Red Scarf'. Recent: wrote/ directed the dark comedy, 'Finding Momma'. Nominations: Great Lakes Int. Film Fest; NYC International FF; Best Short: Garden State FF; Best Actress: NYCIFF. Next up: Tough 2 Love, a feature Anna has written and will direct. Recent: With VisionFire Films she wrote/ starred in TV series concept pilot: 'The Day Before', (El Otro Dia) shot in english/spanish.
Member: British Academy of Film & TV Arts; AWD; SAG-AFTRA; Dramatists Guild of America.