Adria Baratta is a writer, filmmaker, and yoga instructor living in Los Angeles.
Adria's short films have screened at a variety of festivals and are explorations of the unique challenges facing womxn in today's society. Adria's pilot, Mama Said, was a second rounder at Austin Film Festival 2020, earned her a spot as a semi-finalist in The Inc Program's third season in 2021, and advanced her to the second round of the 2021 Sundance Episodic Program. Enough, a short film about the unrealistic expectations put on womxn's bodies, written and directed by Adria premiered in March 2021 at the Garden State Film Festival. Adria's short film script, Your Best Self, was also a semi-finalist in the Emerging Screenwriter's Shoot Your Short Screenplay Competition 2021.
Adria graduated from Hobart and William Smith Colleges cum laude, with a degree in English. After pursuing a career in front of the camera, Adria turned her passion for the industry toward screenwriting and behind the scenes work. She has worked a variety of jobs in film and television production, including producing several indie film and TV projects. She recently joined IATSE Local 871 as an Assistant Production Coordinator.