Alyssa Rallo Bennett

Alyssa Rallo Bennett is an award winning director/producer. Her recent feature film, ReRUN, starring Christopher Lloyd, world premiered at the Woodstock FF in October, closing night. Her first feature film The Pack, starring Lucie Arnaz and Elisabeth Moss, theatrically released in NY & LA, was accepted into the Tribeca Film Festival and a dozen other festivals and distributed by FilmRise. She’s directed PSAs for Habitat for Humanity, Housing Works, American Cancer Society, and Families of Freedom 9/11 starring Susan Sarandon. She recently directed the pilot, Leading Story, featuring Kathy McCarthy and Caitlin Cohn, and in LA, she co-directed with Chris Naoki Lee, the pilot, Nowhere Girl, now in festivals. She directed Videola, a pilot, starring Sean Young, Michael Pemberton, Gil Zabarsky, Janet Zarish, that won best pilot in the 2017 Hoboken Film Festival and End it all Now, featuring Zach Galligan and Jen McCabe, now distributed internationally by HG Distribution. The pilot, Paradise by the Dashboard Light, featuring Francesca Reale, Danny Zulke, Sea Shimooka, is in development with a platform. Alyssa is the co-founder of Stonestreet Studios, an independent film studio and the conservatory for NYU Tisch Drama. She worked in film in front of the camera with directors such as Woody Allen, Franco Zeffirelli, and Andre Gregory. She worked as an actor and director at Sundance Institute’s Playwriting Lab and holds an MA in Drama & Psych from NYU, and a BFA in Drama from TSOA.