Esther Bell

Award-winning director Esther Bell has garnered rave reviews from The New York Times, LA Times, and Variety for her feature films Godass and Exist.
esther directingAfter winning numerous festival awards, Godass was acquired by Showtime and subsequently the Sundance Channel. Exist received much critical acclaim due to its incisive look into young activist’s lives and has been screened in festivals around the world including the International Rotterdam Film Festival.

Ms. Bell has been a guest on Oprah, Oxygen Network, and Canal Plus in France. Bell has been profiled in Film Comment, Filmmaker Magazine, Venus, Cosmopolitan, and other publications.

In addition to her feature films Bell regularly directs for television and has been featured in Andrea Richard’s book Girl Director and Guy Trelford’s book Punk Rock Cinema.


In memory of my friend, co-conspirator, artistic collaborator, and love.
You will be forever remembered and dear to all who knew you.