Dianne Bellino makes short films which are unexpected fictions, with an intimate, complex tone. Her films have screened widely at festivals including Sundance, SXSW, and AFI Fest and been released by curated platforms Vimeo Staff Picks, Short of the Week, NoBudge, and Fandor. Dianne has received grants and fellowships from the New York State Council on the Arts, Women in Film LA, the MacDowell Colony, Yaddo, Ucross, and the Boomerang Fund for Artists. She is currently writing a feature-length script and working on a short film “Dear Prince,” an 80s ode to the musician Prince.
MFA, Film and Video Production, University of Iowa
BA, Honors in Creative Writing, Brown University