diane paragas

we can have it all

diane paragas

commercial and film Director, mother, Brooklyn, NY.

Diane Paragas is a documentary and commercial director. She co-directed the film Brooklyn Boheme with Nelson George which was released on Showtime (TV network) in 2012. She has produced and directed for TV programs on PBS, Discovery Channel, Bravo, IFC, Oxygen and BET. As a commercial director, she has directed campaigns for American Airlines, Andrew Cuomo, care.com and Proust.com for which she won first place in the Google TV For All Contest.

Diane is currently developing two feature narratives: YELLOW ROSE about a Filipino teenager who must win her citizenship by becoming a country music star and FROZEN about the controversial Indian surrogacy industry.

She is married to film editor, Thom Zimny (http://www.imdb.com/name/nm0956890/) and have a daughter, Sophie.

Power song: Heartbreak hotel by Elvis Presley
Quote : “be the person you would like your daughter you to be”