Natalia C. Bell

Texas-born, Richmond-raised, Natalia C Bell is a director with a passion for telling female-driven, multi-generational stories. She is a fifth-year student in NYU’s Stern-Tisch BS/BFA Dual Degree Program focusing on film direction, production and entrepreneurial finance. In the near term, Natalia aspires to direct for film, television, and digital. Post-graduation, Natalia seeks to work as a commercial director for a production company in Los Angeles. In the long term, she hopes to lead a media brand as a creative entrepreneur.

At NYU, Natalia organizes women-led film sets, has been a keynote speaker at events for the Office of Undergraduate Admissions, and leads events focused on media, diversity, and inclusion for 400+ students as a Residential Assistant at the Residential College.

Beyond campus, Natalia has interned with Hello Sunshine, Annapurna Pictures, Sikelia Productions, Chicken & Egg Pictures, The Weinstein Company, and recently graduated from the Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences’ Gold Program. She has also worked with NYU Langone, Dimension Films, and NYU Residential Life as a freelance filmmaker and digital content strategist.

To relax, she enjoys shooting photography, reading, and hiking.


Tisch Producer’s Grant, Girl Scout Gold Award, Harry F. Byrd, Jr. Leadership Award, Scholastic Gold Key Winner