Maya Albanese


Maya has directed films and commercials on four continents, in English, Spanish, and French, for clients including, but not limited to: Warner Brothers, Disney, Nike, Foot Locker, VISA, US Bank, Capital One, John Frieda, IBM, Ketel One, Capital One, Ally Financial, JCPenney, Chevrolet, BIC, and many more.

Her multimedia stories have been published across major media platforms, including NBC News, The Today Show, Food Network, Telemundo, The Washington Post, The Huffington Post, Popsugar, VOX, Racked, EATER, Tastemade, Miami Herald, In Cuba Today,, etc.

Maya has shot and directed three documentaries: "Cuba’s Violin" (2014), the story of a violin stealthily traveling from NYC to a talented, instrument-less, young musician in Havana, which screened at festivals worldwide, "Blind Date" (2015), which follows three blind New Yorkers on their quest for love in the digital age, which premiered at DOCNYC, and “Bigger Than Us” (2020), which is an intimate behind-the-scenes story of the first-ever, SAG-registered feature film made by a cast and crew more than half of whom have a disability.

Georgie Pacific Paper Will Never BeHistory

Loreal Age Perfect

DC Super Hero Girls

Disneyland Spirit of the Holidays