Julia Campanelli is an award-winning filmmaker and actress. Her film “116” won 28 awards and screened in over 60 festivals world-wide. Her screenplay “The Paisley Witch Trial” has won 10 Best Screenplay awards and was short-listed by The Black List to become a Finalist for Cinereach Film Fund 2019.
Founder and Executive Producer of Shelter Film, a New York-based independent film company dedicated to creating films by and about women and other under-represented groups, as well as Shelter Theatre Group NYC, a non-profit company dedicated to equality on stage, through gender-blind, age-blind, and color-blind casting, Julia has produced/directed 2 films and 13 stage productions in NYC, including the critically acclaimed Macbeth on LES.
As an actress, Julia stars in NBCUniversal’s Dementia 13, Shelter Film's 116 (Amazon Prime May 2020), Kill the Monsters (Raindance), Homicide City, and One Life To Live. She appeared as Hecate in the OBIE Award winning immersive show Sleep No More NY.