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Donna Bonilla Wheeler

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(786) 512-6607 phone
Los Angeles, CA

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 Drama Series, CLASH, also being developed as a feature. She is producing director on streaming series COUPLETS, writer/director on short films THE GIRL NEXT DOOR, FUEGO, and MIND'S EYE, and writer/director of family comedy feature film DEATH OF A SALESWOMAN, in festivals and streaming on major VOD/SVOD platforms internationally.

Donna is a MIPTV2020 Producer to Watch, IFP NoBorders Director, AWD Career Advancement Program Fellow, AWD Industry Support Fellow, AWD Directing Shadow, Outfest Directing Shadow, #Startwith8Hollywood initiatve Mentee, Latinx Writer's Room initiative Mentee, and Women in Film directing and writing 2020Mentee. She focuses on diversity series, features, branded and short content.

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