As an actress, writer and musician, Ellie Anthony is a shapeshifting storyteller. She loves mixing myth and legend with the issues of our time as well as making sure the unheard voices of the past and present resonate loud and clear. She often weaves her own compositions into her screenplays. Her first feature is a semi finalist at the 2020 Jumpstart Competition and her script placements at Austin, the Blcklst, WeScreenplay and HollyShorts continue to push the boundaries of female led genre storytelling.
IF YOU CAN’T BEAT ‘EM
When a professional women's lacrosse player is kicked off her team, she's forced to coach a nonexistent women's lacrosse team at a small college to the collegiate championships where they challenge each other and the meaning of the game.
THE SEA TAKES CARE OF HER OWN
Inspired by true stories of the late 1700s, a young female sea captain, disguised as a male and on the run from the British, strikes a bargain with a healer from Saint Domingue, embarking on an epic adventure in search of an infamous treasure that could change their fate.