Monica Lee Bellais

Screenwriter, Producer
Monica Lee Bellais is an American screenwriter/producer and global media expert. She worked at James Cameron’s Lightstorm Entertainment, DreamWorks, Warner Bros. Records, Discovery Communications, Smithsonian Networks and the Public Broadcasting Service (PBS). She serves on the Advisory Boards for Women in Film & Video (WIFV), the Council on International Non-Theatrical Events (CINE) and on the Double Exposure: Investigative Film Festival and Symposium, which highlights investigative journalism in film. Monica has worked with filmmakers and production companies in Albania, Egypt, France, Italy, Lebanon, Monaco, Pakistan, Thailand and the United Arab Emirates.
Monica holds a Bachelor of Individualized Studies in Journalism and Mass Communications from New Mexico State University. Her professional membership includes the Producers Guild of America, the Writers Guild of America, SAG-AFTRA, National Academy of Television Arts & Sciences – Documentary Programming Peer Group, and The National Press Club.