Creatives

Monica Zanetti

Monica Zanetti

Director, Writer

Bio

Monica Zanetti is an award winning Australian Screenwriter and Actress. Her debut feature Skin Deep, has now screened at over 8 international Film Festivals and was hand selected by The Weinstein Company’s Dan Guando for the Honorable Mention Award for Best Narrative Feature at Austin Film Festival. The film also earned Monica a 2015 AWGIE nomination for Best Original Screenplay, a spot on the 25 Screenwriters to watch list by MovieMaker Magazine in the US and was released internationally in 2016.

Since then, Monica has written the short filmYoung Labor  for Oscar Nominated Producer Drew Bailey and AACTA winning Director Leon Ford, the short film On Hold For Taylor  which was shortlisted for Tropfest 2015 and most recently she wrote and acted in the hit play Ellie, Abbie & Ellie’s Dead Aunt. Currently she can be found writing television for Endemol Shine & Comedy Central.

 

 

Awards

  • AWGIE Nomination, Best Original Feature Film, Skin Deep

  • Austin Film Festival, Narrative Feature Honorable Mention, Skin Deep

  • Best Play, Sydney Fringe Festival , Still Seeking Other