A. Dean Bell

Writer, Director, Producer

Writer, Director, Producer


Yet another graduate of the SUNY Purchase film program, Dean Bell was raised in Rochester, New York. His award-winning half-hour thesis film "I'm Only There..." starred fellow Purchase-ite Melissa Leo. Upon graduation, Purchase professor and famed editor/director Aram Avakian helped him get his first job working as an apprentice film editor for ...
Awards
3 wins & 1 nomination.

Known For


What Alice Found
What Alice Found
Writer (2003)
SportsFigures
SportsFigures
Writer (1995-2007)
Backfire!
Backfire!
Writer (1995)
I'm Only There...
I'm Only There...
Writer (1984)
 

Activities


RoleTitleYear
WriterSportsFigures
(TV Series documentary) (writer - 10 episodes) - The Sweetest Sound (2007) ... (writer) - Curveball Controversy (2007) ... (writer) - Dr. of Yo-Yology (2006) ... (writer) - Drag's Racing Suit (2005) ... (writer) - The Tennis Triangle (2000) ... (writer) Show all 10 episodes
1995-2007
WriterWhat Alice Found
(written by)
2003
WriterBackfire!
(story) / (written by)
1995
WriterI'm Only There...
(Short)
1984
RoleTitleYear
DirectorSportsFigures
(TV Series documentary) (7 episodes) - Curveball Controversy (2007) - Dr. of Yo-Yology (2006) - Drag's Racing Suit (2005) - The Tennis Triangle (2000) - The Elastic Racquet (1999) Show all 7 episodes
1996-2007
DirectorSweet Tornado: Margo Jones and the American Theater
(TV Movie documentary) (theater sequences)
2006
DirectorWhat Alice Found2003
DirectorBackfire!1995
DirectorI'm Only There...
(Short)
1984
RoleTitleYear
ProducerVamik's Room
(Documentary) (associate producer)
2020
ProducerWhat Alice Found
(co-producer)
2003
ProducerSportsFigures
(TV Series documentary) (executive producer)
1995
ProducerI'm Only There...
(Short) (co-producer)
1984
RoleTitleYear
EditorThe Little Patriot1995
EditorI'm Only There...
(Short)
1984
RoleTitleYear
Editorial departmentMy Little Girl
(assistant editor)
1986
Editorial departmentBroadway Danny Rose
(apprentice film editor)
1984
RoleTitleYear
Camera and Electrical DepartmentGreat Performances
(TV Series) (electrician - 1 episode) - Guys and Dolls: Off the Record (1992) ... (electrician)
1992
RoleTitleYear
Production managerDukale's Dream
(Documentary) (production supervisor: New York)
2014
RoleTitleYear
SelfSweet Tornado DVD Extras
(Video) Self / director
2006