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. Her 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 2010. She currently has three films in development: THE LAST ONES - with Weed Road Pictures and Safehouse Pictures, Renee Zellweger attached; MY BLIND BROTHER -produced and financed by Dan Dubiecki at The Allegiance Theater and Tory Tunnell, Jessica Biel attached, set to shoot in the fall; BIRD IN THE HAND with Aris Marks Ltd in the UK.

CV

Film
Writer
The Locksmith Feature
2010
Spare Key Productions for First Look International
Producer Brad Barnes & Todd Barnes
Director Brad Barnes & Todd Barnes
Writer Sophie Goodhart
Starring Cesar De Leon, Mary Beth Piel, Stephen Rannazzisi, Ana Reeder & Anslem Richardson

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

Cowboys Feature
2009

 
Writer Sophie Goodhart

Sophie co-wrote this spec fesature script with Brad Barnes about three women about to hit forty escaping to Texas for a final fling

Writer and Director
Buckle Up Billy Short
2002
NYU
Director Sophie Goodhart
Writer Sophie Goodhart

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

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Director and Producer
Homers Short
2000

 
Producer Sophie Goodhart
Director Sophie Goodhart

Award winning short documentary about WWII veterans and the pigeons they love

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Writer, Director and Producer
My Blind Brother Short
2003

 
Producer Sophie Goodhart
Director Sophie Goodhart
Writer Sophie Goodhart
Starring Marsha Dietlein Bennett, Maria Hansen, Tony Hale, John Mattey & Denise Wilbanks

Short film written, directed and produced by Sophie Goodhart about sibling rivalry

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