Ashley Brim is an award-winning Los Angeles-based filmmaker and one of eight directors chosen for the 2018 Fox Directors Lab. Her latest short film AN ACT OF TERROR, starring Olivia Washington and Tonya Pinkins, premiered in the “Race in America” program at the 2017 Virginia Film Festival in Charlottesville where it won the Audience Award for Best Narrative Short. The film was a finalist for the Summer 2017 Roy W. Dean Grant from From the Heart Productions, won the Audience Award for Best Short Film at Richmond International Film Festival, and most recently was one of three films nominated for Best Short in the Academy-qualifying competition at BronzeLens Film Festival.
Ashley is a HALF Foundation fellow in the 2017 class of the Ryan Murphy Television Directing Mentorship Program where she was mentored by Dan Minahan. She has also shadowed Lesli Linka Glatter and Michael Cuesta on Emmy-nominated episodes of HOMELAND. Ashley recently won the 2018 The Film Empire “Fempire” Filmmaker Competition.
Ashley currently serves as Assistant Producer on the Showtime series HOMELAND.