Bite-sized blog post: Nanette Burstein

Nanette Burstein

NANETTE BURSTEIN is a commercial director as well as an award winning documentary filmmaker who directs television and narrative fiction film – and she co-owns a bar in NYC.

Burstein studied at NYU and her first feature On the Ropes (1999) was nominated for an Oscar and won the Sundance Jury Special Jury prize for a documentary.

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Read more about her:


Hungry Man Productions
Nanette Burstein to Direct ‘Unforgiving World’ for Focus (Exclusive)
The Half King
Adrienne Shelley Foundation

FILMOGRAPHY (from imdb):

The Creators (Documentary short)

 201430 for 30 (TV Series documentary) (1 episode)

 2013The Carrie Diaries (TV Series) (1 episode)

Caught (2013)

 2012Don’t Trust the B—- in Apartment 23 (TV Series) (1 episode)

 2012New Girl (TV Series) (1 episode)

Backslide (2012)
 2008American Teen (Documentary)
 2002The Kid Stays in the Picture (Documentary)

 2001Say It Loud: A Celebration of Black Music in America (TV Mini-Series documentary) (5 episodes)

Express Yourself (2001)
 2000The Investigators (TV Series documentary) (as Nanette Burnstein)
 1999On the Ropes (Documentary)

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