Donna Gigliotti is one of only eight women awarded an Academy Award for Best Picture. She has been nominated three times for Silver Linings Playbook, The Reader and Shakespeare in Love which won a total of eight Oscars. Other films include Two Lovers, Let Me In, and Emma. Gigliotti has also served as president of production at The Weinstein Company, EVP of production at Miramax and president of production at USA Films.
Currently, she is president of Levantine Films, a film development and financing fund based in New York.