MIRRA BANK directs film and theater.
previous feature documentary, Last Dance, was short-listed for an Academy Award.
innovative nonfiction feature, Nobody's Girls, was a PBS prime-time special; and her
groundbreaking Indie Feature Enormous Changes premiered at Sundance, followed by a critically praised theatrical release.
dance-music-film collaboration, Lucid Dreams, premiered at Carnegie Hall.
has been honored with awards and production support from, among others: Corporation for Public Broadcasting, PBS
, National Endowment for the Arts
, National Endowment for the Humanities
, NY State Council on the Arts
, NY Foundation for the Arts
, American Film Institute
films have premiered at festivals worldwide, including New York Film Festival, Chicago, Seattle, Full Frame, AFI
, Silverdocs, London, Edinburgh, Mumbai, Jakarta and Palm Springs.
Bank is a lifetime member of the Actors Studio and recently directed several London premieres of new American plays.
She is a past President and current Advisory Board member of NYWIFT; a MacDowell Fellow, member of BAFTA, and serves on the Board of the National Board of Review of Motion Pictures.