Paula Bryant-Ellis is a Los Angeles-based director and producer. Prior to returning to the entertainment industry, where she started her career as an accountant in television, she held multiple leadership roles in banking as a corporate executive.
She studied filmmaking and producing at the New York Film Academy in New York and Los Angeles and is currently studying directing at UCLA. She is a graduate of Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) Sloan School of Management, in Cambridge, MA; she holds MBA from University of Phoenix and a BA in Accounting from Concordia University in Austin, Texas.
Her first original short film "Twelve Steps" was a finalist for Best Short Film at the Bronze Lens Film Festival in 2015 in Atlanta, GA.
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