Eileen Abarrca
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Eileen Abarrca grew up in San Francisco and migrated to L.A to pursue a degree in Philosophy from UCLA. After graduating with honors, she traded her books on Aristotle for books on Stanislavski and moved to New York where she received her M.F.A from The Actors Studio. A native Spanish speaker and dual citizen of the U.S and Argentina, Eileen made her directorial debut with the award winning political documentary she penned, entitled Finding Mabel, about Argentina's 30,000 Disappeared. Eileen is a proud lifetime member of The Actors Studio, of Sag-Aftra, Women in Film, and is thrilled to be part of the inspiring community of Film Fatales. Eileen lives in sunny Santa Monica with her handsome hubby Garrett and her newborn baby Emmett. Next up, Eileen is co-directing a film she wrote called GRIT, a short dramedy about infertility, motherhood, and the space between.

http://www.eileenabarrca.com http://www.gritthefilm.com http://www.findingmabel.com

  • Finding Mabel trailer