Floating An Idea:

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Bianca’s blend of image and voice and music is elegant; audio drives the story, but the pictures make it sing. Her style is surprising, charming, and sophisticated. Her short The Scared is Scared won the internet’s heart, and since then she’s worked on a number of successful commercial campaigns for Google, Facebook and Heineken. Her video series collaboration “Videos 4 U” with Ira Glass and This American Life received three Emmy Award nominations including a Daytime Emmy Award for Outstanding Directing: Special Class. She also received a fourth Emmy Award nomination for Jet Blue’s short film “Human Kinda.”

Bianca currently works as a producer on The New York Times audio team on The Daily. Her film, radio, and print stories have appeared on This American Life, Radiolab, The New Yorker, The New York Times, The Believer Magazine, and the TED conference. Originally from Seattle, she now lives in Brooklyn.

Selected Press:

New York Times - Would an Emoticon Have Taken Eight Years?

USA Today - TV on the Web: Best of 2013

Vimeo - Vimeo Presents: Top 10 Videos of 2013

Huffington Post - 'The Scared Is Scared': 5 Pearls Of Wisdom From A 6-Year-Old Storyteller

Mashable - 6-Year-Old Creates Oscar-Worthy Film

Fast Company - A Filmed Reminder of How Much Fun Unbridled Creativity Can Be

Alicia Menendez Tonight - Filmmaker Taps Imaginative 6-Year-Old for Story; Outcome Is Magical

Short of the Week - Crush

Digg - Is This Thing On?