GABRIELLE

(2019)


​When 13-year-old Gabrielle signs up for ballet, she encounters both bullying from her teacher and friendship where she least expects it. A story about friendship, overcoming bullies, body image, and knowing your worth. (13 min.)​​

FEATURING: Adèle Marie-Alix (Gabrielle), Julia Morales (Camille), Valeriya Korennaya (Madame Oksana), Alina Cecilia (Carly), Maggie Stephens (Serena), Destiny Monet Cruz (Isabella), Maggie Shirk (Macy)

 FESTIVAL SCREENINGS & AWARDS

Chelsea Film Festival, New York, NY

Oxford Film Festival, Oxford, MS

Montana International Film Festival, Billings, MT

Blackbird Film Festival, Cortland, NY Winner: Audience Choice Award + 3 Nominations

Twister Alley Film Festival, Woodward, OK Nominee: Best Kid Flix

Jim Thorpe Independent Film Festival, Jim Thorpe, PA

Blue Whiskey Independent Film Festival, Chicago, IL

Queens World Film Festival, Queens, NY

Seoul Guro International Kids Film Festival, Seoul, Korea

KidFilm Festival (USA Film Festival), Dallas, TX 

Art of Brooklyn Film Festival, Brooklyn, NY

Deep in the Heart Film Festival, Waco, TX Nominee: Best Family Film

Boulevard Film Festival, Queens, NY 2 Wins: Favorite Writing, Favorite Actors (Adèle Marie-Alix & Julia Morales)

Nevada Women's Film Festival, Las Vegas 2 Wins: Best Female Protagonist, Audience Choice Award

Brightside Tavern Film Festival, Jersey City, NJ Winner 2nd Place: Best Script + 3 Nominations: Best Drama, Best Director, Best Actress

World Music & Independent Film Festival, Washington, DC 3 Nominations: Best Director, Best Actress, Best Supporting Actress

Imagination Lunchbox International Children's Film Festival, Baltimore, MD Winner: Best Film For Kids

Lucerna Youth & Children Film Festival, Moscow, Russia Nominee: Best Short Film

Borrego Springs Film Festival, Borrego Springs, CA

Catskill International Film Festival, Calicoon, NY

The Midnight Film Festival, Queens, NY

Shawna Shea Memorial Film Festival, Uxbridge, MA

Yonkers Film Festival (YoFiFest), Yonkers, NY

Film Girl Film Festival, Milwaukee, WI

Lahore International Children's Film Festival, Lahore, Pakistan

Festival of Cinema NYC, Queens, NY Winner: Fan's Choice

San Diego International Kids' Film Festival, San Diego, CA Winner: Best Kid Performance — Adèle Marie-Alix

Bay Area International Children's Film Festival, Oakland, CA
Los Angeles International Children's Film Festival, Los Angeles, CA

Franklin International Independent Film Festival, Franklin, TN Winner: Best Social Messaging Film

Children's International Film Festival (Footcandle Film Festival), Hickory, NC

International Children's Film Festival Bangladesh, Dhaka, Bangladesh

CMS International Children's Film Festival, Lucknow, India

Guwahati International Children's Film Festival, Guwahati, India
The Women's Film Festival, Philadelphia, PA

Kids First! Film Festival, Santa Fe, NM

International KidsNFilm Festival, Vallejo, CA Nominee: Best Narrative
Female Filmmakers Fuse Film Fest, Pasadena, CA Winner: Emerging Talent Award
Revolution Me Film Festival​, Brooklyn, NY Winner: Best Young Actress — Adèle Marie-Alix; Nominee: Best Story

Queen Palm International Film Festival​, Palm Springs, CA

F3 Frankly Film Fest, Cincinnati, OH

Orchids Children's Film Festival, Bangalore, India

+ featured film at the New York Women in Film & Television Member Screening Series, March 2021