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Peruvian-American Donna Bonilla Wheeler is an LA-based BIPOCLatinx writer/director of female-focused projects. Her original screenplays are Nicholl Fellowship semi/quarter Finalists, Austin 2nd Rounders, Slamdance Lab selects, Sundance Lab finalists, IFP No Borders Selections, and DTLAFF Screenplay award winners.
She co-created and is developing the MIPTV2020 Finalist/ In Development Latinx Drama Series, CLASH, also being developed as a feature. She is producing director on streaming series COUPLETS, writer/director on shorts THE GIRL NEXT DOOR, FUEGO, and MIND'S EYE, and writer/director on family comedy DEATH OF A SALESWOMAN, screening at U.S., Canadian, EU festivals and selling internationally at Cannes2016.
Donna is a Cannes MIPTV2020 Producer to Watch, AWD Career Advancement Program Fellow, AWD Industry Support Fellow, AWD Directing Shadow, and Outfest Directing Shadow. She focuses on diversity series, features, branded and short content.