Hali Gardella is a director and producer who has worked professionally across film, television and advertising. Her work, both narrative and documentary, is colorful and playful; rooted in present and emerging culture.
She got her start in the industry working in costume department, and became director’s assistant to one of her filmmaking idols, Spike Jonze, while making Her. During those years, she was inspired and influenced by working with incredible artists, and simultaneously continued directing her own films & music videos.
Hali is from Sarasota, Florida, and works locally in LA, NY, and Miami.
2019 Promax Award for Branded Content - Gold Winner (VICELAND - Macro Fruit)
2019 Promax Award for Brand Integration Campaign - Gold Winner (VICELAND - Jake Loves Movies)
2019 Promax Award for Brand Image Promo - Silver Winner (VICELAND - Skate Life)
2019 Promax Award for Webisode - Bronze Winner (VICELAND - Get the Town High)
2019 Promax Award for Music Video - Bronze Winner (VICELAND - Performances: Not My President)
2018 Clio Award for Brand Identity - Gold Winner (VICELAND - Macro Fruit)
2018 Webby Award for Film & Video - People’s Choice Winner (VICELAND - A Quiz Show)