Sophia is currently in her last year at Columbia College Chicago studying for her BA in Television with a focus in Directing and Writing. She has started her last Semester in Los Angeles with JOINT EFFORT PRODUCTIONS LTD as a Development Intern.
Spring 2017 Sophia was fortunate enough to work with the BBC on several of their smaller projects including ‘Blue Peter’ working as a grip/production assistant.
Last Semester 20I8 Sophia was selected to be one of the directors for Columbia College’s Live FreqOut Comedy Sketch Show. With this production she directed two live sketches (“Meatball” & “CGI”) as well as two other digital shorts (“History” & “CGI - Single Camera”) which were all multi-camera live studio directing. Sophia also was the assistant director to two other live sketches while also directing the opening credits in a single shot digital short. All aforementioned videos can be found in the portfolio section below.
Summer 2018 Sophia worked with the non for profit Green Star Movement as their Video Production Intern in charge of filming events and projects and creating promotional videos as well as social media.
Sophia also has worked with the 2017 Chicago International Film Festival as their Volunteer Coordinator responsible for scheduling, training and recruiting over 150 volunteers during the festival season. Through this experience she was able to gain managerial skills and time management. Visit https://www.sgilberto.com
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The Adventures of Indiana James
Television (Action, Adventure, Comedy, Musical and 1 More) Actress Add a Plot »
International Film Acting Workshops by Bruno Pischiutta
Film Actress A one hour DVD course written and presented by Maestro Bruno Pischiutta that showcases information, concepts and practical tips that are absolutely indispensable to be known by every talent who starts a film acting career and who wants to achieve an international level. Written by Daria! magazine
International Film Directing Workshops by Bruno Pischiutta
Film Actress A one hour DVD course written and presented by Maestro Bruno Pischiutta that showcases information, concepts and practical tips that are absolutely indispensable to be known by every talent who starts a film directing career and who wants to achieve an international level. Written by Daria! magazine
International Film Producing Workshops by Bruno Pischiutta
Film Actress A one hour DVD course written and presented by Maestro Bruno Pischiutta that showcases information, concepts and practical tips that are absolutely indispensable to be known by every talent who starts a film producing career and who wants to achieve an international level. Written by Daria! magazine
International Screenplay Writing Workshops by Bruno Pischiutta
Film Actress A one hour DVD course written and presented by Maestro Bruno Pischiutta that showcases information, concepts and practical tips that are absolutely indispensable to be known by every talent who starts a screenplay writing career and who wants to achieve an international level. Written by Daria! magazine
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Film (Drama, Horror and Thriller) Actress Summer is living with her Aunt and trying to cope with the death of her mother, which she believes she caused. As the guilt continues to consume her, nightmares seem to be never ending, and the world around her becomes increasingly menacing and twisted. She begins to hear voices and see demonic visions. A stranger named Bradley suddenly appears in and out of her life without warning, making her wonder whether he is a real person, a figment of her imagination, or a spirit that is haunting her. As the visions and attacks get progressively worse, Summer soon realizes that everyone and everything around her is a threat. The clock is ticking and Summer must solve her own riddle before her soul becomes devoured forever. Written by Janet Llavina
Film (Comedy) Makeup Department A down-on-his-luck Hollywood filmmaker, Linus Van Scooter, thinks he's found a Heavenly Angel: to show up in a little town in New Hampshire and con its mayor and residents into putting money into a movie he has absolutely no intention of making. The scam works beautifully until his lovely and loyal muse has had enough of the game and leaves Linus to fend for himself, with no credit card or license and no choice but to make the movie. And, grudgingly, to accept that the woods are full of remarkably talented and passionate true believers, who, in turn, inspire Linus to embark on a hilarious and heartfelt journey back to the long-forgotten artist he once was. Written by Anonymous
Fighting for Freedom
Film (Drama) Actress Inspired by a true story about 2 intertwined families that are the embodiment of the immigration debate facing America today. One family is an American farming family who own Love Orchard Farms. The other family is of Mexican descent and in the U.S. illegally, having worked for Love Orchard for years. Their connection with each other is put to the test when immigration threatens to deport Angelina, a 3-year old child. Written by Shandrew Public Relations
Time and Charges
Film (Comedy and Drama) Miscellaneous Crew Jeremiah Ward, a hot shot New York money manager, turns off the highway, straight into his past. In rural New Hampshire, he discovers confusing clues and ghostly reminders of not only people he knew forty years ago, but of the person he once was: an idealist, a visionary, whose clarity grew dimmer with each acquisition and every brilliant move on the career chess board. Exit 22-A seems to represent a portal connecting him with the values and virtue left behind, but it turns out to be much more. Melody, the daughter he never knew, has created the entire artifice, the road map and the cast of characters, determined to test Jeremiah's true convictions and to change his life. And, in doing so, saves it. Written by Anonymous
Film (Drama, Music and Thriller) Actress A 10-year-old girl with high functioning autism is cast into a major film. While on set, the director falls in love with her.
The Dark Knight Rises
Film (Action and Thriller) Actress Despite his tarnished reputation after the events of The Dark Knight, in which he took the rap for Dent's crimes, Batman feels compelled to intervene to assist the city and its police force which is struggling to cope with Bane's plans to destroy the city. Written by WellardRockard
Film (Comedy and Fantasy) Actress John makes a Christmas miracle happen by bringing his one and only friend to life, his teddy bear. The two grow up together and John must then choose to stay with his girlfriend or keep his friendship with his crude and extremely inappropriate teddy bear, Ted. Written by Anonymous
That's My Boy
Film (Comedy) Actress While still in his teens, Donny (Adam Sandler) fathered a son, Todd (Andy Samberg), and raised him as a single parent up until Todd's 18th birthday. Now, after not seeing each other for years, Todd's world comes crashing down on the eve of his wedding when an uninvited Donny suddenly shows up. Trying desperately to reconnect with his son, Donny is now forced to deal with the repercussions of his bad parenting skills. Written by Official site
Film (Comedy) Actress Scott McGruder, a handyman, wakes up and is now 40 years old. He looks in the mirror and decides it's time to grow up. That is when everything in his world seems to fall apart. Can Scott get a real job, find the right girl, and get a life? Not if his friends and neighbors have anything to say about it! Written by Bill
Film (Drama) Actress Rose Davis (Caitlin Blair Thistle) has low expectations when she arrives in the small town of Brookdale, New Hampshire. That is until she meets Morgan Thompson (Grady Justice) and discovers a mysterious bond they share - one that goes far beyond their physical attraction. Morgan must teach Rose how to cope with a curse that has plagued Brookdale and "The Clear" for hundreds of years. To avoid hurting the people around them, the teens will do their best to handle this curse with caution and awareness. Due to a crazed curmudgeon named Prescott (Eric Eastman), their lives will be turned upside down. As suspicions rise and the appearance of a full moon illuminates their true identities, Rose and Morgan must decide whether they are willing to sacrifice their innocence in order to survive. Their love for one another will forever change "The CLEAR". Written by J.C.L
Quest for the Indie Tube
Film (Sci-Fi) Actress Dr. Alexander Lewis, sustained only by art house love, attempts to save the world from dumbed-down television created by the Dark Programmer.
Cost of the Living: A Zom Rom Com
Film (Comedy, Drama and Romance) Actress It is a live action feature film that is set in a world where the undead have risen and can be tamed to live peacefully with humans. People have been split between those who support undead rights and those who do not. Andrew and Emily, from either camp, meet and start to fall in love, while Brian just struggles to fit in. It is a social/political satire, story of struggle and a romantic love story all wrapped into one. Written by Daniel Lee White
The Sampler Girl
Film (Short and Comedy) Actress Darla Dorr (Sophia Gilberto) works at Bahls' Cafe as a sampler girl who serves wacky new drinks the owner, Harry, creates. Darla spends most of her time dreaming of the owner's son - Casey (Brandon McCluskey). When a co-worker, Melanie (Alexandra Petrova-Emisti), learns that Darla is in love with Casey, Darla becomes a target of Melanie and her friend. Written by SBDuLac
When North Winds Blow
Film (Drama) Actress As Christmas time approaches, father and daughter are increasingly in conflict as they struggle to control each other. The mother feels caught in the middle as she strives to keep peace in the house. When a blizzard tears through the region, Justin leaves to pick Melissa up from a school dance, but they never return home. When no sign of them or the vehicle surfaces, authorities begin investigating the possibility of an intentional disappearance. Sarah continues holding on to her belief that they "are out there somewhere"; and onto her faith that they will come home alive, but after three days will faith and love be enough to bring them home again? Written by Anonymous
The Mystery of the Missing Matron
Film (Short and Mystery) Actress Wendy Strong has exhausted all the leads relating to the disappearance of local arts patroness Mrs. Augustine. Can a gift from her boyfriend lead to a break in the case?
Santa Claus in Baghdad
Film (Short, Drama and Family) Actress In impoverished Baghdad under Saddam's dictatorship, 16-year-old Amal hopes to regain her social status at school by volunteering to find a book as a class gift for the departing literature teacher. Meanwhile, her emotionally fragile little brother becomes obsessed with the notion that a visiting uncle from America--whom he confuses with Santa Claus--will bring him toys. Ashamed never to have been able to give his son a toy, the child's father sells some more prized family possessions and buys a model car for him. Written by Anonymous