Meet the Director
Writer, Director, and Producer, Sherrie Richman was a finalist for AFI's Directing Workshop for Women, as well as offered Panavision's New Filmmaker Grant. Sherrie Richman has won a Jury Citation Award at Rutger's University for directing, "Soul Journey". Her Dramatic feature, Juke Box Hero, is a two-time Sundance Feature Film Lab finalist.
Prior to attending film school, she studied acting with the Joanne Baron/DW Brown Studio, and the Groundlings. Sherrie has won several awards for her Virtual Reality directing and storytelling work including “Best in Show” at the SFVR hackathon and “Best Design” at Google’s Project Tango hackathon. She was named a Top 40 VR Twitter influencer by Virtual Umbrella and several weeks ago was also listed as one of the Top 101 Women Leading the Virtual Reality (VR) Industry
She has directed actors such as Frances Fisher (Titanic, Unforgiven), Brendan Sexton III (Netflix hit Russian Doll, Three Billboards, and Boys Don’t Cry), Zelda Williams (Kings Quest, Ninja Turtles), Jade Tailor (Syfy Channel's hit, The Magicians), Nolan Gould (Modern Family).