Multiple award-winning filmmaker Dawn Scibilia was born and raised in Brooklyn, New York and is a graduate of New York University’s Tisch School of the Arts. Her debut documentary, HOME won critical acclaim and earned an Emmy Award and two Emmy Award nominations for Best Documentary and Best Photography. Dawn co-produced, directed, photographed and edited the documentary featuring New York notables, Susan Sarandon, Woody Allen, Liam Neeson, Mike Myers, Rosie Perez, David Amram, Elaine Kaufman, Pete Hamill, Frank and Malachy McCourt, Alfred Molina, Fran Lebowitz, Colin Quinn, Vinny Vella, Armand DiMele, Alan Cooke and a host of immigrant and native New Yorkers.
Dawn started in the industry as a Screenplay Analyst, Film Runner and Production Assistant, and has worked on New York based TV shows, music videos, and major studio motion pictures. Dawn wrote, directed, shot and edited short films in 16mm film, & digital video, and has directed full length and one act plays with material ranging from Noel Coward to modern original comedy and period drama.
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