Sophie Goodhart

 Documentary director and fiction writer and director
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Biography

After working as a director of factual entertainment and documentaries for six years in the UK, Sophie studied film at the New York University Graduate School. Her thesis film MY BLIND BROTHER was nominated for a Palme D’Or at Cannes and shortlisted for an Academy Award. The feature adaptation is now backed by Low Spark Films and Think Media Studios, set for production in 2015. Adam Scott, Jenny Slate, Nick Kroll and Charlie Hewson (The Bounty Hunter) are starring.

Sophie's films have played at sixteen international festivals including Cannes Film Festival, the London Film Festival, Melbourne Film Festival, and the First Run Film Festival. Her co-written film THE LOCKSMITH was the winner of the Next Award at Sundance. Her feature film THE LAST ONES is currently in development with Weed Road Pictures and Safehouse Pictures. Renee Zellweger is attached.

Biography

After working as a director of factual entertainment and documentaries for six years in the UK, Sophie studied film at the New York University Graduate School. Her thesis film MY BLIND BROTHER was nominated for a Palme D’Or at Cannes and shortlisted for an Academy Award. The feature adaptation is now backed by Low Spark Films and Think Media Studios, set for production in 2015. Adam Scott, Jenny Slate, Nick Kroll and Charlie Hewson (The Bounty Hunter) are starring.

Sophie's films have played at sixteen international festivals including Cannes Film Festival, the London Film Festival, Melbourne Film Festival, and the First Run Film Festival. Her co-written film THE LOCKSMITH was the winner of the Next Award at Sundance. Her feature film THE LAST ONES is currently in development with Weed Road Pictures and Safehouse Pictures. Renee Zellweger is attached.

Biography

After working as a director of factual entertainment and documentaries for six years in the UK, Sophie studied film at the New York University Graduate School. Her thesis film MY BLIND BROTHER was nominated for a Palme D’Or at Cannes and shortlisted for an Academy Award. The feature adaptation is now backed by Low Spark Films and Think Media Studios, set for production in 2015. Adam Scott, Jenny Slate, Nick Kroll and Charlie Hewson (The Bounty Hunter) are starring.

Sophie's films have played at sixteen international festivals including Cannes Film Festival, the London Film Festival, Melbourne Film Festival, and the First Run Film Festival. Her co-written film THE LOCKSMITH was the winner of the Next Award at Sundance. Her feature film THE LAST ONES is currently in development with Weed Road Pictures and Safehouse Pictures. Renee Zellweger is attached.

Biography

After working as a director of factual entertainment and documentaries for six years in the UK, Sophie studied film at the New York University Graduate School. Her thesis film MY BLIND BROTHER was nominated for a Palme D’Or at Cannes and shortlisted for an Academy Award. The feature adaptation is now backed by Low Spark Films and Think Media Studios, set for production in 2015. Adam Scott, Jenny Slate, Nick Kroll and Charlie Hewson (The Bounty Hunter) are starring.

Sophie's films have played at sixteen international festivals including Cannes Film Festival, the London Film Festival, Melbourne Film Festival, and the First Run Film Festival. Her co-written film THE LOCKSMITH was the winner of the Next Award at Sundance. Her feature film THE LAST ONES is currently in development with Weed Road Pictures and Safehouse Pictures. Renee Zellweger is attached.

Biography

After working as a director of factual entertainment and documentaries for six years in the UK, Sophie studied film at the New York University Graduate School. Her thesis film MY BLIND BROTHER was nominated for a Palme D’Or at Cannes and shortlisted for an Academy Award. The feature adaptation is now backed by Low Spark Films and Think Media Studios, set for production in 2015. Adam Scott, Jenny Slate, Nick Kroll and Charlie Hewson (The Bounty Hunter) are starring.

Sophie's films have played at sixteen international festivals including Cannes Film Festival, the London Film Festival, Melbourne Film Festival, and the First Run Film Festival. Her co-written film THE LOCKSMITH was the winner of the Next Award at Sundance. Her feature film THE LAST ONES is currently in development with Weed Road Pictures and Safehouse Pictures. Renee Zellweger is attached.

Biography

After working as a director of factual entertainment and documentaries for six years in the UK, Sophie studied film at the New York University Graduate School. Her thesis film MY BLIND BROTHER was nominated for a Palme D’Or at Cannes and shortlisted for an Academy Award. The feature adaptation is now backed by Low Spark Films and Think Media Studios, set for production in 2015. Adam Scott, Jenny Slate, Nick Kroll and Charlie Hewson (The Bounty Hunter) are starring.

Sophie's films have played at sixteen international festivals including Cannes Film Festival, the London Film Festival, Melbourne Film Festival, and the First Run Film Festival. Her co-written film THE LOCKSMITH was the winner of the Next Award at Sundance. Her feature film THE LAST ONES is currently in development with Weed Road Pictures and Safehouse Pictures. Renee Zellweger is attached.

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Film

Writer

The Locksmith
Official selection Sundance Film Festival 2010
Producer Brad Barnes & Todd Barnes
Director Brad Barnes & Todd Barnes
Starring
  • Cesar De Leon
  • Mary Beth Piel
  • Stephen Rannazzisi
  • Ana Reeder
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    Sophie co-wrote this romantic comedy about an ex-con on work release as a locksmith becoming embroiled in a the complicated love life of a client
    First Look International
    Spare Key Productions
     

    Writer & Director

    My Blind Brother
    In competition at Cannes for a Palm D'or in 2003
    Starring
  • Marsha Dietlein Bennett
  • Maria Hansen
  • Tony Hale
  • John Mattey
  •  
    Short film written, directed and produced by Sophie Goodhart about sibling rivalry

     
     
    A short film made by Sophie at NYU about a man with a fear of flying
    NYU
     

    Director & Producer

    Homers
    Winner 2000 Docfest Prize
     
    Award winning short documentary about WWII veterans and the pigeons they love