Mary Dauterman is a Brooklyn based director and creative. She’s worked at Droga5, Wieden+Kennedy, and CP+B , and has been recognized as an ADC Young Gun and one of Business Insider’s most creative women in advertising. Mary has published two real books, What Are We Even Doing With Our Lives? (Dey Street, 2017), and Dirty Library (Running Press, 2014). She was invented in Texas. 


Vimeo Staff Pick, 2019
SHOOT New Directors Showcase, 2019
Young Gun XVI, 2018
D&AD Wood Pencil, 2017
FWA: Site of the day, 2017
Webby Honoree: Weird, 2017
Webby Honoree: Comedy Film, 2017
One Show Shortlist, 2017
Cannes Shortlist, 2016
D&AD Creativity for Good, 2016
One Show Film Merit, 2016
Communication Arts, 2015
Business Insider’s Most Creative Women in Advertising, 2014
Webby Award: Weird, 2014
Webby Award: Events, 2014
FWA Shortlist, 2014
Cannes Interactive Bronze, 2013
One Show: Interactive Merit, 2013
CMYK #50- Top 100, Art Direction & Design

Maryland Film Festival 2019
Fantasia, 2019
Cinequest 2019
Florida Film Festival 2019
Calgary Underground 2019
Rooftop Films 2019
Nitehawk Shorts Fest 2018

Published Writing
The Hairpin, The AwlBelladonna Comedy

The Young Guns
Vice Magazine
Dallas Observer
Big Cartel
Girls and their Cats

NPR, Vice, Buzzfeed, Splitsider, Booooooom, The New York Times, CNN, Creativity, Huffington Post, Refinery 29, Fast Company, The Washington Post, & more

Allison Devereux, literary agent
The Cheney Agency

Amy Nickin,
Frankfurt Kurnit Klein & Selz