A highly creative writer with strong talent and experience in feature and short screenplays, fiction, non-fiction, drama, romance, comedy, children's books. I have a Bachelor's in Communications from DePaul University in Chicago and I have finished New York Film Academy for Filmmaking and Directing in Los Angeles. I own Monaliza Productions, a small independent film production company where I write, direct and produce short and feature films that make a difference. My latest feature film, CRAVE, is for empowerment against sexual abuse.
Change starts within.
Beads Romance An intense love triangle between two Amish cousins and a non-Amish woman.
Crave: a True Story
Film (Drama) Director Women empowering drama based on a true story of two women who suffered sexual abuse in families and drug addiction shot between Sedona, AZ and Chicago, IL.
Film (Action and Drama) Director Violet, an aspiring dancer, has been involved in a 10-year affair with her uncle until she meets Nick, a boxer with his own gym, who after getting romantically involved, saves her from the unhealthy relationship.
New York Film Academy
DePaul University (Chicago, IL)