HALEY GEFFEN is a six-time Emmy award-winning bi-coastal director and filmmaker with a focus on comedy and underrepresented voices. She is also a founder of Coed Studios based in Brooklyn, NY. Haley's most recent film F^¢k 'Em R!ght B@¢k (producer) premiered at Sundance this past January. Hey Girl, which she directed, won 12 global awards including 2020’s Best Shorts Humanitarian Award. Her film Jolie premiered this past October in New York City.
Haley’s infectious spirit and sharp funny bone make her a comic weapon of choice for Commercial clients including GEICO, Frito-Lay, and Crest among others.
Earlier this year Haley directed several short films for Pfizer and a brand film for Dove centered around empowering women and self-love during the pandemic. She was also selected by NBC to direct two shows centered around the life and legacy of Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg. Her directing work has been featured multiple times in Free the Work including the latest article on Motherhood and Directing. Haley has two daughters and a husband. She keeps all of them in a small zoo in Brooklyn under the care of her dog Gizmo.
Her clients include: J. Walter Thompson, Saatchi & Saatchi, Publicis, Media Monks, Martin, Amazon Prime, Netflix, NBC Universal, Nike, Under Armour, Conde Nast Entertainment, Spectrum, Hewlett-Packard, NBC Olympics, ESPN, Warner Media, HBO, Showtime, and more.
Haley’s celebrity work includes: Adam Driver, Michael B Jordan, Kamala Harris, Dakota Johnson, Jimmy Fallon, Olivia Colman, Maggie Gyllenhaal, Kirsten Dunst, Peter Sarsgaard, Lebron James, Tom Brady, Seth Meyers, Mark Wahlberg, Mandy Moore, Milo Ventimiglia, Kim Kardashian, Alec Baldwin, Sean Combs, Kobe Bryant, Jamie Foxx, John Legend, Drake, Usher, Alicia Keys and more.