ANNA GUTTO directed on a new NETFLIX series with renown showrunner-director Per-Olav Sørensen in the spring of 2019. The series will premiere on NETFLIX December 5th.
She is the recipient of the ZAKI GORDON AWARD FOR EXCELLENCE IN SCREENWRITING for her feature script PARADISE HIGHWAY (selected by Dan Gordon, writer of Passenger, 57, The Hurricane). PARADISE HIGHWAY is slated to be her directorial feature debut with producer Claudia Bluemhuber (THE WIFE, RAILWAY MAN, UNDER THE SKIN).
Norway-born screenwriter and director, Gutto started her career in the theater earning accolades such as “universally excellent” in The New York Times. She received her MFA in Film Directing at Columbia
University, where she graduated with Honors in 2016.
A US green card holder, she relocated from New York to Los Angeles the same year. Her short film A LUCKY MAN is a Sloan Foundation winner and her short films have been playing festivals and gathering awards internationally and domestically. MOMMY HEIST was bought by FR3 and is currently broadcast in the Courte Libre program.
Anna is also attached to direct the film adaptation of New York Times bestseller Radical Remission (Harper, 2014). Anna also directs commercials and music videos. She is represented by APA Agency.