Scott Gabriel (he/him/his) is a writer-director with a passion for human rights, economics, and advocacy.
His original screenplay Space Kids won the 2020 Austin Film Festival and landed him on NoFilmSchool’s 2021 “25 Writers to Watch” list. His 2019 pilot Currency imagined a world where money suddenly lost all value, and won both SeriesFest and the Independent Television Festival. He’s developing a film with Scholastic Entertainment as a 2021 Scholastic Fellow.
His commercial documentary work for companies like Mass Mutual, Lufthansa Airlines, and Western Union has focused on the immigrant experience, championing marginalized populations through corporate outreach, and winning both a Telly Award and the American Advertising Federation’s Mosaic Award for Diversity and Inclusion. Scott also serves as a Senior Producer at Visionarists, a minority-owned and culture-driven ad production company.
Scott's philanthropic campaigns raised over a million dollars for environmental change, family planning, and women’s rights, in countries from Bangladesh to Malawi.