Amelia Spitler is a writer, director, and producer. In addition to film production, she frequents the film festival circuit, coordinating festivals such as the Sundance Film Festival, Seattle International Film Festival, and DOC NYC.
Raised on the East Coast, Amelia received her BFA in Filmmaking from Montclair State University. Post-graduation, Amelia began her professional career at Big Beach Films, where her passion for creative development and producing ignited. Following her craft, Amelia has since coordinated several feature and short films, including Hassan Fazili’s Midnight Traveler (Sundance 2019’s World Cinema Documentary Special Jury Award), Emma Seligman’s Shiva Baby (SXSW 2020), Robin Weigert’s The Interpreter, and Paola Ossa’s Remember When. She also collaborated as Associate Producer on Omri Dorani’s This Is Our Home (Cinequest 2019).
Amelia is bi-coastal with roots in both New York City and Los Angeles. She is currently in pre-production on her own debut short as writer / director. She is a proud member of NYWIFT and the Independent Filmmaker Project.
I'm a filmmaker from Virginia moving to NYC to make the freelance career POP!