Bat-Sheva Guez weaves dance, magic, and experimental techniques into visually compelling, character-driven stories. She has directed over a dozen short films and screened them in festivals worldwide including the Hamptons International Film Festival, the Rhode Island International Film Festival, the Lighthouse Film Festival, the Hollyshorts Festival, and more.
Guez is the recipient of the JT3 ARTIST AWARD for Screenwriting & Directing. She won BEST DIRECTOR at the Art of Brooklyn Film Fest for her latest film, Behind the Wall. The film also won the Panavision Grant for Best Cinematography at the Rhode Island Int’l Film Festival, winning a total of 8 awards and screening in 20 fests and events. She is a member of the FilmmakeHers.
With her production company, Adventure Pants, Guez directs films for clients like Lincoln Center featuring artists and performers such as New York City Ballet, Paul Taylor Dance Company, and American Ballet Theatre. Her clients also include Conde Nast, JP Morgan, think tanks, non-profits, and brands.
Bat-Sheva is currently in the financing phase of a magical-realism feature film entitled, And How She…
"An up and coming visionary with style, Bat-Sheva's work incorporates a blend of characters from different worlds with small hints of magic brought into her storytelling."
-Patrick King, Reel Brief
Behind the Wall will screen at Soho House, February 6th from 7-9pm. Bat-Sheva Guez will speak on a panel following the screening to discuss film festival strategy.
Behind the Wall wins BEST NEW TALENT for Alexandra Turshen's performance at the Seattle Shorts Film Fest.
Behind the Wall wins BEST SHORT FILM at the Moondance Film Festival, Boulder CO
Behind the Wall wins BEST SUPPORTING ACTRESS for Karen Lynn Gorney at the Damn! Film Series, Sept 26 in NYC
Bat-Sheva wins BEST DIRECTOR at the Art of Brooklyn Film Festival