Haroula Rose is a filmmaker and musician from Chicago, currently in development on her second feature film as writer and director. Her debut ONCE UPON A RIVER, was called “one of the most anticipated films of 2019” by FILMMAKER, and her most recent short film AS THEY SLEPT will premiere summer 2019 online. Her pilot LOST & FOUND had its world premiere at Tribeca in 2017, was mentioned by the New York Times, and won the Audience Award in Bentonville.
Rose’s work has been supported by a Fulbright Fellowship in Madrid, Nantucket Screenwriters Colony, WarnerMedia, Warner Brothers Directors Workshop, and Tribeca All Access. She received her BA and MA from the University of Chicago and attended USC's MFA program. Rose’s other shorts include WEDDING DRESS, NO LOVE SONG, and BABY CRAZY. As a producer she has worked on films such as FRUITVALE STATION, HEAVEN ADORES YOU, SAINT FRANCES and more.
As a singer-songwriter her songs can be heard in many films, series, theater productions and commercials. She has toured internationally and released two LPs, two EPs, remixes, and compositions through Thirty Tigers in Nashville and Little Bliss Records.