faculty

A. Dean Bell photoA. Dean Bell, BFA

Visiting Assistant Professor of Screenwriting
Playwriting and Screenwriting BA Program
School of Film and Media Studies

Office: Dance Bldg., Rm. 1047
Tel.: (914) 251-6847
Fax: (914) 251-6839
Email: dean.bell@purchase.edu

A. Dean Bell is an award-winning filmmaker whose feature What Alice Found won the Special Jury Prize for Emotional Truth at the 2003 Sundance Film Festival and Grand Prize at the 29th Deauville Festival of American Film in France. Other credits include the PBS film Sweet Tornado: Margo Jones and the American Theater, starring Judith Ivey, Marcia Gay Harden, and Richard Thomas; ESPN’s SportsFigures, an Emmy Award–winning educational television series; and the online food travel series Tastes of New York State, winner of the 2010 NY Region Emmy Award.

Education
BFA, Purchase College