Gabrielle Demeestere

Writing/Directing Faculty


Born and raised in Paris, Gabrielle is a New York-based writer/director with more than five years of experience directing short films and commercials. Most recently, she wrote and directed her first feature film “Yosemite,” which premiered as the closing film at the 2015 Slamdance Film Festival, and won the Tangerine Entertainment Award for Best Female Filmmaker. Gabrielle holds a BA in Literature from Yale and an MFA from NYU’s graduate filmmaking program.

Gabrielle was recently featured in NYLON magazine.