Mary Dauterman is a director and multidisciplinary creative based in Brooklyn.
Her short films have been selected for multiple Vimeo Staff Picks, screened at Fantastic Fest, Maryland Film Festival, and Fantasia, and featured on NoBudge, Vulture and Booooooom. She has written and directed projects for Adult Swim, published two kids books that aren’t for kids, and written satire for the Hairpin (RIP).  She’s previously worked as an art director at Droga5, Wieden+Kennedy, and CP+B, and was recognized as an ADC Young Gun for her body of work. 


Commercial: Avtar Khalsa @ Imposter
Literary: Allison Devereux @ The Cheney Agency
Amy Nickin @ Frankfurt Kurnit Klein & Selz

2019 SHOOT New Directors Showcase
2018 Young Gun XVI
2017 D&AD Wood Pencil
2017 FWA: Site of the Day 
2017 Webby Honoree: Weird 
2017 Webby Honoree: Comedy Film
2017 One Show Shortlist
2016 Cannes Shortlist
2016 D&AD Creativity for Good 
2016 One Show Film Merit
2015 Communication Arts Interactive Annual
2014 Business Insider’s Most Creative Women in Advertising
2014 Webby Award: Weird 
2014 Webby Award: Events 
2014 FWA Shortlist 
2013 Cannes Lions: Interactive Bronze
2013 One Show: Interactive Merit

2019 Fantastic Fest 
2019 Maryland Film Festival
2019 Fantasia
2019 Cinequest
2019 Rooftop Films
2019 Florida Film Festival
2019 Calgary Underground 
2019 Sidewalk Film Festival
2019 New Hampshire
2019 Boston Underground
2019 Drunken Film Festival
2018 + 2019 Nitehawk Shorts Festival

Published Writing:
The Hairpin
The Awl
Belladonna Comedy