Amanda earned her Bachelor’s Degree in Communications and Bachelor’s Degree in Classical Dance in Barcelona (Spain). After working as a producer, writer and director in several short-movies, she moved to San Francisco. Her first job was 2nd assistant director and also production assistant in Kaboom Productions. She directed her next short-movie called 150% normal. She worked as an assistant director for almost two years in the documentary Happy como su sol, a film about the art scene in Cuba. She worked as assistant producer for the following documentaries: Medical marijuana, El sueño de Perú (child slavery work in Perú), The SF Mime Troupe’02 (national tour of this political theater group). She also was the correspondant for the radio show Scratch aired at ComRadio (Catalunya). In 2005 she moved back to Spain where she was a freelance for a few years in writing, directing and producing for advertising, TV movies, TV series and documentaries. She worked with companies like Filmax, Drimtim Entertainment, Diagonal TV, McGuffin, Garage Films and Benecé. In 2008 she entered Alta Realitat to be the associate producer for the feature film The Frost and to develop feature film and documentary projects. The same year she produced the short-movie Fragments by Eva Norverto starring Emma Vilarasau. In 2009 she was selected to participate to the 19th ACE Training Session and joined the ACE network. In 2010 she spent one year in India where she wrote, directed and produced documentary projects for funding and advertising purposes for the non-profits Navdanya (NGO founded by Vandana Shiva) and C.R.H.P. Based now in Barcelona, she is a free-lance producer, writer and director. Lately she has co-produced the feature film La Estrella (it will be released in May 2013) and directed the music-video Moneky Girl by The Modern Poppers.
Film by A Contraluz Films / Alberto Aranda Co-producer
Video by The Modern Poppers Director
Comprehensive Rural Health Development
Documentary by Comprehensive Rural Health Development Director, Writer, Producer
Film by Alta Realitat / Ferran Audí Associate Producer
Pompeu Fabra University