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Lella Satie is an actor, trained with great master acting coach Susan Batson in New York. Her One-Woman-Show about Frida Kahlo directed by Susan Batson gained her much attention and outstanding reviews. She wrote and performed this demanding role after much character research, including travel to Mexico, exploring the culture, language and meeting Frida Kahlo and Diego Rivera's family. Her tremendous passion and commitment to her work and characters has taken her to various places around the world.
Lella's acting training includes work with Elizabeth Kemp in New York and Acting for Film at the Prague Film School. Lella worked with various directors on film and in theatre productions in Europe and North America.
Her uncanny ability to transform her physical look and adapt to character's inner life is part of her recent work in theatre productions where she portrayed iconic women Frida Kahlo and Marilyn Monroe. Her artistic training and skills in various disciplines including martial arts, horseback riding, dance, yoga and others allow her to transform with each character with seamless ease and authenticity.
Lella is a passionate artist who creates strong work in each role she takes as an actor, director and writer. She is the writer and director of an award winning Short Film Father. Father is currently being screened at festivals around the world including Tiburon International Film Festival, Houston Independent Film Festival, Austrian Independent Film Festival, Cannes Short Film Corner and more.
Lella graduated from Canada's University of Western Ontario, with a double degree in Film Studies and Psychology. The Film Program introduced her to art films and auteurs of world cinema. Lella has an appreciation for great works by master directors from around the world, from Hollywood to Far East. She continues to explore her interest in human psychology and ontology through ongoing training and quest for knowledge and the depth of each character that she portrays or writes about.
Lella is an avid adventurer who enjoys travelling, exploring various cultures, taking on entrepreneurial projects and advocating meaningful causes for transformation and elevation of the global consciousness. She is a passionate artist committed to her craft deeply while making a difference in the world by inspiring others through her work.