Shelter Film - Changing the narrative: Female-centric films by female-identifying filmmakers.
Talent Agent
Metropolis Artists Agency - Marius Bargielski
Julia Campanelli is an award-winning filmmaker and actress. Her film “116” won 27 awards and screened in over 50 festivals world-wide. Her screenplay in development “The Paisley Witch Trial” has won 8 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.
An award-winning actress, Julia stars in NBCUniversal’s Dementia 13, Shelter Film's 116, 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.
Julia broke the gender barrier in USA sports as the first girl to play on a boys’ soccer team. She was 16 years old. Her team won the league championship the year she played.
Semi-finalist
THE PAISLEY WITCH TRIAL - Feature
ScreenCraft Film Fund 2018
Los Angeles, CA
2019
Best Screenplay - 2nd prize
THE PAISLEY WITCH TRIAL - Feature
Fade In Awards Horror Competition 2019
Los Angeles, CA
2019
Best Screenplay
THE PAISLEY WITCH TRIAL - Feature
Big Apple Women's Film Festival 2019
New York, NY
2019
Finalist - Best Screenplay
The Paisley Witch Trial - Pilot
Big Apple Film Festival 2019
New York, NY
2019
Best Screenpaly
The Paisley Witch Trial - Pilot
Big Apple Women's Festival 2019
New York, NY
2019
Best TV Script - Silver
The Paisley Witch Trial - Pilot
Queen Palm International Film Festival 2019
Palm Springs, CA
2019
Best Dialogue - TV Script - Gold
The Paisley Witch Trial - Pilot
Queen Palm International Film Festival 2019
Palm Springs, CA
2019
Best Screenplay 2nd Prize
The Paisley Witch Trial - Pilot
Fade In Awards 2019 - Horror Competition
Los Angeles, CA
2019
Best Screenplay - Finalist
THE PAISLEY WITCH TRIAL - Feature
Big Apple Film Festival 2019
New York, NY
2019
Best Screenplay - Finalist
THE PAISLEY WITCH TRIAL - Feature
Beverly Hills Screenplay Contest 2019
Beverly Hills, CA
2019
Best Dialogue, Feature Script, Bronze Award
The Paisley Witch Trial - Pilot
Queen Palm International Film Festival 2018
Palm Springs, CA
2018
Best Feature Script - Bronze Award
THE PAISLEY WITCH TRIAL - Feature
Queen Palm international Film festival 2019
Palm Springs, CA
2018
Bronze Award - Best Dialogue in a Feature Script
THE PAISLEY WITCH TRIAL - Feature
Queen Palm International Film Festival 2019
Palm Springs, CA
2018
Semi-Finalist
116
Kingman International Film Festival 2018
Kingman, AZ
2018
Best Feature Script - Bronze Award
The Paisley Witch Trial - Pilot
Queen Palm International Film Festival 2018
Palm Springs, CA
2018
Best Short Film
116
Worldwide Women's International Film Festival 2018
Scottsdale, Arizona
2018
Best Visual effects
116
Worldwide Women's International Film Festival 2018
Scottsdale. Arizona
2018
Official selection
116
Romance Film & Screenplay Festival 2018
Toronto
2018
Official selection
116
Chandler International Film Festival 2018
Chandler, AZ
2018
Official selection
116
Prague Film Awards 2018
Prague
2018
Official Selection, Semi-Finalist
116
Los Angeles CineFest 2017
Los Angeles
2018
Official selection
116
Chautaugua International Film Festival 2018
Jamestown, NY
2018
Best Short Film
116
NYC Indie Film Awards 2017
New York, NY
2017
Official Selection
116
New York Short Film Festival 2017
New York, NY
2017
Best Film
116
Chelsea Fasion & Film Festival 2017
New York, NY
2017
Official Selection, Finalist Best Film
116
AltFF Alternative Film Festival 2017
2017
Best Female Director
116
European Cinematography Awards 2017
Warsaw
2017
Nominated Best Director, Official selection
116
Largo Film Awards 2017
Largo
2017
Best Actress
116
Symi International Film Festival 2017
Symi
2017
Offical Selection
116
Tryon International Film Festival 2017
Tryon, North Carolina
2017
Best Director
116
NYC Indie Film Awards 2017
New York, NY
2017
Best Actress
116
NYC Indie Film Awards 2017
New York, NY
2017
Official Selection, Finalist, Best Actress
116
FIFF Filmstrip International Film Festival 2017
Winner - Awrad of Distinction
116
Canada Shorts International Film Festival 2017
Toronto
Best Lighting Award
116
Creation International Film Festival 2017
Toronto
Winner - Spotlight Award For Excellence
116
Elevation Film Awards 2017
Dublin
Best Actress
116
American Filmatic Art Awards 2017
Brooklyn, NY
Best Color Treatment Award
116
Creation International Film Festival 2017
Official selection
116
Austin Spotlight Film Festival 2018
Austin, Texas
Official Selection
116
AFC GLobal Fest 2017
Official Selection, Finalist Best Film
116
RedCorner Film Festival 2017
Berlin
Best Film Idea
116
Mediterranean Film Festival 2017
Syracuse
Official Selection
116
International Women's Film Festival KIN 2017
Official Selection
116
Oslo Independent Film Festival 2017
Oslo, Norway
Official Selection
116
BLOW-UP International ArtHouse FIlm Festival 2017
Chicago, Illinois
Official Selection
116
LA San Rafael Film Festival 2017
San Rafael
Official Selection
116
Florence Short Film Festival 2017
Florence
Semi-finalist
The Paisley Witch Trial - Pilot
ScreenCraft Film Fund Competition 2018
Finalist
116
I Filmmaker International Film Festival 2018
Marbella
Offical Selection
116
NewFilmmakers NY 2017
New York, NY
Current City
New York
Julia challenged the Maryland Board of Education, exercising Title IX, and became the first girl in the United States of America to play on an all-boys' soccer team.
Her team won first place in their league that year.
"The question isn't who is going to let me; it's who is going to stop me." - Ayn Rand
Shelter Film - Changing the narrative: Female-centric films by female-identifying filmmakers.
Talent Agent
Metropolis Artists Agency - Marius Bargielski