AMY REDFORD / DIRECTOR
Amy made her directorial debut with The Guitar, a film written by Amos Poe and starring Saffron Burrows. In October of 2009 Amy directed an episode of Law & Order: SVU. She also recently completed a short film called Tea For Three for Bloomingdales and Young Indies. Upcoming projects include TV and film: Medium (with Patricia Arquette), Songbird; the Eva Cassidy Story, Eating the Chesire Cat, and El Americano.
As an actress, Amy recently appeared in Sunshine Cleaning with Amy Adams; First Person Singular, directed by Sam Neave; The Understudy directed by Hanna Davis and David Conoly; Her other films include: This Revolution with Rosario Dawson, directed by Stephen Marshall; Cry Funny Happy, directed by Sam Neave; Last Man Running, directed by Damon Santostefano; Maid In Manhattan directed by Wayne Wang; Strike the Tent (a period civil war piece); The Music Inside (based on a true story of a halfway house for mentally ill patients in Montana, written by Michael Van Wagenen); When I Find the Ocean with Diane Ladd; and Giving it Up with Mark Feurstein.
Ms. Redford's theatre experience includes: Daisy Foote's play Bhutan, directed by Evan Yanoulis (Cherry Lane Studio and mainstage, New York Stage and Film); The Golden Ladder; The Messenger; Touch My Face; Stuck; Who Will Carry the Word; Hello and Goodbye; and The Shape of Things. Regional Includes: The Shape of Things (Canadian Premier at Cand Stage), Collected Stories, and Hello and Goodbye. Ms. Redford also co-created Switch Track with Yael Farber and Darrill Rosen developed at Mabou Mines and then the Sundance Playwrights Lab. Recently she appeared in Rebecca Gilman's The Crowd You're in With and Karen Zacharias' The Book Club Play at the O’Neill theatre Center. Flo's Ho's with Teri Lamm inspired by Julia Jordan's play of the same title for Epic Theatre Center. She directed Watersports at EST.
Amy has worked at New York Stage and Film, Williamstown Theatre Festival, the Eugene O'Neill Theatre Center, the Sundance Filmmaker and Theatre Labs, the Dorset Theatre, and the Tectonic Theatre Company.
TV credits include: Law and Order: Criminal Intent, Law and Order: Special Victims Unit, The Sopranos, Sex and the City, Dellaventura and Wonderland.
Amy is a member of the Board of the Grand Canyon Trust, protecting the Colorado plateau. She was also on the advisory board of the IMPACT Arts festival. Ms. Redford did her postgraduate work at LAMDA, studied at ACT, The Actors Center, Circle Rep, CU, and earned her BA from SFSU.