"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
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 was also selected to NY STAGE & FILM'S Screenwriting Workshop. 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, and won a total of 8 awards and screening in 25 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 New York City Ballet, Paul Taylor Dance Company, and American Ballet Theatre to name a few. Her clients also include Conde Nast, JP Morgan, think tanks, non-profits, and brands.
Bat-Sheva sits on the board of Lookfar Conservation.
She is currently in the financing phase of a magical-realism feature film entitled, And How She…
Behind the Wall screens at ADF Movies by Movers Film Festival , January 2018.
Behind the Wall screens at WOW Film Festival, November 5, 2017
Bat-Sheva was selected to the NY Stage & Film's Filmmaker Workshop. July, 2017 and February 2018.
Bat-Sheva is a semi-finalist to the Screenwriters Colony, August 2017.
Bat-Sheva moderated a panel on "Careers in Entertainment" organized in partnership with the Mayor's Office of Media & Entertainment and the NYC Center for Youth Employment. July, 2017