Elle Callahan

At just 29 years old, narrative film director, rumored witch, and sound designer Elle Callahan  has already debuted successful films at South by Southwest (SXSW) and Los Angeles Film Festival (LAFF). Her LAFF film, Head Count (2018), was acquired by Samuel Goldwyn Films in 2019, moving to theatrical and streaming distribution, and ScreenRant named it among “10 Recent Horror Movies That Should Be Considered Classics.” The up-and-coming young director’s follow-up film, Witch Hunt, premiered at SXSW 2021. 

Elle was born and raised in Westborough, Massachusetts and is now based in LA. She attended the University of Southern California, where she studied film & television production at the USC School of Cinematic Arts from 2011-2014. She further extended her studies at FAMU International in Prague, Czech Republic during 2014. Elle specializes in the genres of mystery and magic realism. 

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