Maryll is a New York based actor, award winning writer, producer, music nerd and pug owner.
Originally from Pittsburgh, Maryll has applied her steel town grit and spirit to her work in TV/Film and stages and day jobs regionally for years.
Maryll's plays and the occasional spectacle have been produced in Chicago, Pittsburgh and State College.
Buttball is an official selection for the 11th annual SOHO International Film Festival. October 15-22nd. Tickets, trailer and intro by yours truly: here.
Buttball is an official selection of the 12th Annual Lady Filmmakers Festival coming your way virtually September 25th- October 4th. For tickets and info: here
And later in the fall, Buttball will be part of LA Femme International Film Festival Oct 15-18th.
And Seattle True Independent Film Festival (date tbd)
June 2020: Buttball wins Outstanding Narrative Short
I'm another year older and....my beloved borough has included Buttball in this incredible festival that is rolling out digitally this year. For more information: AoBFF
March 2020...and the pandemic strikes and SOMA has been postponed.
Fun fact: Buttball was filmed in South Orange/ Maplewood NJ and much of the cast is comprised of stellar local talent. From all facets of production to being received by this festival- South Orange/ Maplewood- is nothing but gold.
Fall 2019: Maryll's short film Buttball completed production and is now in festival contention.
January 2018: Maryll is named a Quarterfinalist in Atlanta Film Festival's Short Screenplay Competition.
November 2017: Maryll was awarded Second Place in the Short Screenplay Category.
October 2017: Maryll was named a Second Rounder in the Austin Film Festival and attends the Writers Conference.
September 2017: Maryll was named a Finalist in the Filmmatic Screenplay Awards.
July 2017: Maryll served as Associate Producer for the short film: Match: An awkward first date played out by three different couples.
July 2017: Maryll's feature film Stalled is a Semi-Finalist in the Broad Humor Festival
May 2017: Maryll is named a Finalist in the Artists Alliance Short Screenplay Competition
May 2017: Stalled is an official selection for the 13th Annual Hoboken International Film Festival screening in Greenwood Lake, NY on May 21st.