Sophie Goodhart

 Documentary director and fiction writer and director

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Biography

Sophie worked as a director of factual entertainment and documentary for six years before studying film at the New York University Graduate School. Her thesis film, My Blind Brother, was nominated for a Palme D'Or at Cannes and short-listed for an Academy Award. Her films have played across the world at international festivals including Cannes, London and Melbourne.

In 2010 Homewrecker, a screw-ball romantic comedywhich Sophie co-wrote with the producer/director brothers Brad and Todd Barnes permiered at Sundance Film Festival. The film, set in New York, is about an ex-con on work release as a locksmith who becomes unwittingly embroiled in the complicated love life of a client.

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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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