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New Media – Film – Television

Ashley Maria Directing Reel

Award-winning director

Ashley MariaAs a Director, Ashley brings the creative vision and expertise as well as an incredible creative team composed of actors, cinematographers, production design, writing, production sound and post design, editing, etc. necessary to deliver the final project.


A Los Angeles based comedy/horror film and immersive video writer/director

Yes, comedy and horror…

Ashley is known for the award-winning film Friday Night Fright™, a blended comedy/horror that won the Directors Guild of America (DGA) honor in 2010 (leading to a coveted mentorship with director Wes Craven), the Business and Professional Women: A History, A Movement™, a historical documentary film screening around the globe today, and – in 2015, having developed the first ever 360 immersive virtual reality Kickstarter update video!

Ashley was also featured by the DGA Women’s Steering Committee as a director to watch; representing the “future of women in film.”

“We truly feel your accomplishment of winning a Student Film Award as well as your continued work within the industry will lead to really great things for you as the future of DGA and the entertainment industry as a whole.” Kat Landsberg, Producer 35th Anniversary of the Women’s Steering Committee, Honoring Pioneering Women of the DGA.