Eileen Agosta is a filmmaker with more than 10 years of experience in writing, directing and producing. She founded Twelve Monkeys Dancing Films in 2001, and through it has directed 2 student length feature films, the independent feature film Different Kinds, and 10 short films, including Eggshells, Breach and The Armageddon Kitty. She most recently helped produce the local film Jean Claude Van Damme’s Damn Van from Nebulus Visions Multimedia. Her films have screened in numerous film festivals across the country, including Festivus Film Festival, the Indie Spirit Film Festival, the Estes Park Film Festival and the Kansas City Film Festival.
She has studied script writing for film and television with some of the industry’s leading professionals, including Syd Field, John Truby, Rachel Powell, Christopher Vogler and Michael Hauge. In 2011 she participated in Judith Weston’s Acting for Directors Workshop at Two Lights Studio in Los Angeles, following in the steps of numerous working directors in Hollywood.
Her commercial experience includes work on several national commercials and network television shows, in fields ranging from grip to post-production. Eileen is a member of the Denver chapter of the Film Fatales, the Program Director for Colorado Independent Women of Film, the Director of Film Festivals and a member of the Advisory Board for the Emerging Filmmaker’s Project, and sits on the Board of Directors for The Bug Theatre. You can follow her on Twitter @eileenagosta.