Abigail Briley Bean was born in Los Angeles.
She's a writer and director currently working on Evil Days, an omnibus feature film based on a contemporary adaptation of Bram Stoker's Dracula, produced by James Franco and Rabbit Bandini. Other projects in development are, The Labyrinth, a psychological thriller set in Catalina based on the Myth of Ariadne, and Dark Canyons, a digital noir series, set in Hollywood.
Her work as a director and photographer has been featured on Vice, IFC, Pitchfork, Purple.fr, and Oyster. Her television screenplay, Savage Garden, was selected as a finalist at the International Austin Film Festival.
For 10 years she worked in film and television development for Brian DePalma, Sean Penn, Art Linson, Barry Levinson, Sydney Pollack, and Anthony Minghella.
She is a photographer for Flaunt Magazine.
Narrative / US / 2014 / 4mins
Featuring Lauren Alice Avery
Black Saint explores the often overlooked lengths to which a performer goes in creating a transcendent and iconic moment. Her character is inspired by the world's first supermodel, Gia Carangi, and the James McCourt novel "Kaye Wayfaring In Avenged."
Kacy Hill for Flaunt Magazine // 2017
Narrative / US / 2015 / 10mins
Featuring Ione Skye and Ramona Warren
Music Video / 2014 / 4Mins
Featuring Amber Lucia Propper
Red Sirens // 2017 // For "Revenege of the Crystal" Opening at Sade Gallery L.A.
Music Video / 2015 / 3Mins
Featuring Sylvia Kochinski
Music Video / 2016 / 4Mins
Featuring Daniella Murphy and Marion Belle
Music Video / 2016 / Subpop Records / 4Mins
Featuring Sonja Kinski