bianca poletti

RADICAL HONESTYtrailer

Awards: SXSW 2022 - Premiered

PLANNED PARENTHOODBe seen

Awards: 1.4 Awards 2021 - shortlisted, YDA 2021 - shortlist for best PSA commercial

FERTILEtrailer

Awards: London Worldwide Comedy Short Film, Festival - special mention, Big Apple Film Festival - official selection, Indie Film Fest - award winner: best romantic comedy, Arizona Film Festival - award winner : best short, Dumbo Film Festival - best short

Bianca Poletti is an Argentine director born in San Diego, California. She is based out of Los Angeles where she graduated from the University of Southern California with a degree in Film Studies.

As a narrative director, Bianca utilizes her passion for dance and movement to explore the many different facets of the human psyche. Her films exist in dreamlike worlds full of ethereal lighting, color, and youthful Gen Z imagery. She brings her love of fashion and architecture to her work, always implementing pieces of the story into her vivid production design. She casts with an emphasis on personality and chemistry, choosing to work with people who effortlessly add depth to story and dialogue through their unique point of view.Bianca has directed numerous music videos, commercials, and short films, with her first feature being an anthology produced by James Franco. Her work has been featured in numerous publications including Directors Library and Shots Creative. Her short film, FERTILE, was awarded Best Romantic Comedy at Indie Film Fest and Best Short at the Dumbo Film Festival and latest short film, RADICAL HONESTY, got premiered at SXSW 2022 Film Festival.

With a background in Fine Arts photography, she has shot for an extensive list of high-profile clients including Sacha Baron Cohen, Sean Penn, and Zoe Saldana. Her photography lends itself to her directorial work, allowing her to create visually striking projects that are playful with a strong point of view.

PRESS :


RADICAL HONESTY
Deadline · The Hollywood Reporter · Shoot Online · The Wrap · The Playlist

FACEBOOK (Messenger)
Adweek

LOGITECH (Allysson Felix)
Adage

PLANNED PARENTHOOD - Be Seen
Shoot Online · Adage

FERTILE
Shots Creative · Shoot Online · Retrospective of Jupiter · Film Shortage

DREAMLAND
Director's Library · Promonews · Film Shortage

HOW'S THE WORLD TREATING YOU?
Film Shortage

AWARDS :

RADICAL HONESTY
SXSW 2022 - official selection (premiered)

PLANNED PARENTHOOD - Be Seen
1.4 Awards 2021 - shortlisted
YDA 2021 - shortlist for best PSA commercial

FERTILE
Portland Comedy Film Festival 2021 - official selection
Houston Comedy Film Festival 2021 - best romantic comedy short screenplay award finalist
Austin Comedy Film Festival 2021 - official selection
Retrospective of Jupiter 2020 - official selection
Phoenix monthly Short Film Festival August 2020 - award winner
London Worldwide Comedy Short Film Festival Autumn 2020 - special mention
Big Apple Film Festival 2020 Fall Edition - official selection
Indie Short Fest September 2020 - award winner: best romantic comedy
Arizona Film Festival 2020 - award winner : best short
Dumbo Film Festival 2020 - best short

HOW'S THE WORLD TREATING YOU?
Daily Short Pick 2020 - film shortage
Mammoth Film Festival 2020 - official selection
Buenos Aires Film Festival 2020 - Finalist: best short
Indie Short Film Festival 2019 - Finalist: best short

LOW HUM
Daily Short Pick 2020 - film shortage
BoooomTV 2020
Retrospective of Jupiter 2020 - official selection

GRAVEYARD CLUB
Buenos Aires Film Festival 2020 - finalist

bianca poletti