Hey, I'm Ali!

New York, New York

Ali is a writer and producer based in NYC. Ali's stage play Good for You was a Second Rounder at the Austin Film Festival in 2018. Ali produced ZERO ISSUE, the world's first superhero mockumentary, with the award winning New York Picture Company. Check out the trailer here. Ali's concert series, ...The F*ck Am I Doing? is premiering in the New York Musical Festival (NYMF) this summer. Other Select Writing Credits Include: Standards (The Dramatists Guild, Skeleton Rep), For Goodness Sake (4th Street Theatre @New York Theatre Workshop), The Interview (The Flea), Good for You (The Assembly Hall at Judson Memorial Church). Select Film Credits Include: Best Worst Thing That Ever Could Have Happened (Production Assistant), Believin' (Production Manager/Producer), Zeitgeist (Producer). Select Associate/Assistant Director Credits Include: Lady Day at Emerson's Bar and Grill (Broadway), the 2012 Oscar Hammerstein Award, and Live from Lincoln Center: Sweeney Todd, and Rob Fischer Celebrates Kander & Ebb. Ali's a Dramaturg with NYMF, where she helped Peter, Who? win Best Book at the festival in 2018. She's a member of Stillwater Writers Group and a Member of the Dramatists Guild of America. She's a 2019 recipient of the Mary Louise Rockwell Scholarship from Primary Stages. Whether on stage, screen, spoken, or sung, Ali writes dark comedies that center around strong female characters that drive the action of the story.

My Projects

Projects I'm Supporting

The Rushing of the Sea

New York City, New York Film Short
Drama, Family

After her mother’s death, a young woman sinks into a grief where all speech sounds like the waves on the beach from their last perfect day.

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289 followers

Till Morning

New York City, New York Film Short
Drama

When Julia can't pay for her tuition, she has to choose between surrendering to her conservative family and selling herself to a stranger.

123%

This project got the green light!

Don't Die

Huntsville, Alabama Film Feature
Crime, Thriller

Driven to steal life-saving medicine, a desperate man ends up on the run and at the mercy of a black market pharmacy.

107%

This project got the green light!

YAI NIN

Seattle, Washington Film Short
Documentary, Foreign Film

The owner of a sausage factory in Thailand, Ninlawan keeps in contact with her family in America while holding down the family business.

143%

This project got the green light!

Seven Fishes

New York City, New York Film Short
Comedy, Drama

When Dom brings his estranged sister, Gia, to the Bonfiglio’s Feast of Seven Fishes, Christmas Eve becomes a matter of life or death.

101%

This project got the green light!

Crowned: Season 2

Los Angeles, California Series
Comedy

Macie and the rest of the Party Princesses survive batty bosses, pushy parents and crazy co-workers in this semi-scripted comedy series.

73%

This project got the green light!

Nobody's Home

Los Angeles, California Film Short
Drama, Fantasy

The child of a broken household escapes to the darkest corners of his imagination. A 1960s family drama gets surreal.

80%

This project got the green light!

The Edge

New York City, New York Film Short
Thriller

Amidst a bout of recent disappearances, a man’s paranoia is triggered and he struggles with staying connected to reality.

80%

This project got the green light!

Alien Guy Tim

Los Angeles, California Film Short
Comedy, Documentary

An outcast, Alien Guy Tim, wants to prove that he has been abducted by aliens, but faces many obstacles along the way.

140%

This project got the green light!

Going Mental

Orange, California Film Short
Drama, Musical

Two students find the right way to fit in while dealing with social anxiety and depression, connecting through a band they both listen to.

100%

This project got the green light!

The Average Girl's Guide to Suicide

Los Angeles, California Film Feature
Comedy

After a failed suicide attempt Sarah joins a group of fellow survivors trying to help each other succeed…at suicide.

84%

This project got the green light!

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