Ellen Moore

Ellen Moore is an award winning screenwriter and playwright. Winner of a Chesterfield Fellowship at Amblin Entertainment and a California Arts Council Screenwriting Award, Ellen has also worked in feature film production on Bugsy, American President, Love Affair, Mars Attacks, Bulworth, and Richard III as assistant to Annette Bening. She has written English adaptations for Japanese anime including Animatrix, and Vampire Hunter D and assisted Voice Director Jack Fletcher on numerous animated projects. Moore assisted writer/producer Amy Tan on the Emmy winning PBS/Sesame Workshop animated series Sagwa: The Chinese Siamese Cat and on the opera The Bonesetter’s Daughter and the related documentary film, Journey of the Bonesetter’s Daughter as well as on the documentary Amy Tan: Unintended Memoir which had its Sundance premiere in 2021.