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May.15.2017

Robert Redford’s son reveals his hero isn’t famous dad – but his Scots milkman grandfather

The Scottish Sun
James Redford, 54, told how Edinburgh-born grandpa Charles fought his way through The Great Depression to become a wealthy accountant. The filmmaker, whose new documentary Resilience is being screened across Scotland, admits being inspired by his relative’s determination to succeed.Robert Redford’s son reveals his hero isn’t famous dad – but his Scots milkman grandfather Read More
Event
Jul.13.2017

PEI Fest, Happening "Work-in-Progress" Screening

Prince Edward Island, Canada
News
Apr.29.2017

How childhood stress can knock 20 years off your life.

The Guardian
Heart disease, depression, life expectancy. New research claims that stress exerts a far heavier physical toll than previously understood. The film-maker James Redford talks about how toxic stress can be a killer Read More
News
Apr.06.2017

Jamie Redford to be Honored at American Documentary Film Festival

Palm Desert Express
PALM SPRINGS, CA - Jamie Redford, son of Robert Redford, will be honored at next week's American Documentary Film Festival for a trio of films he's directed examining social and environmental issues, all of which will be screened at the festival. Read More
News
Mar.29.2017

American Documentary Film Festival vying for local attention

Desert Sun
The American Documentary Film Festival begins its sixth year Friday, and its fourth since being called one of MovieMaker magazine’s "25 Film Festivals Worth the Entry Fee." Read More
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Mar.24.2017

Jamie Redford given award for environmental filmmaking

Salt Lake Tribune
Filmmaker and environmental activist Jamie Redford will receive an award for his work from a California film festival. Read More
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Apr.05.2017

Connecting The Human Experience Through Documentaries

Thrive Global
Documentaries are the TED talks of movies, or as Joel Douglas states, “The most honest form of film making.” Documentaries provide a raw, real look inside a story. Film makers of documentaries earn trust from audiences little by little as they tell the stories of everyday real life. Stories of humans that are shaped by experiences that have shaped their lives. Attending the largest documentary film festival in the country, The American Documentary Film Festival, AmDocs 2017, Jamie Redford stated, “this was an incredibly, true learning experience… and that is what documentaries are all about.” The filmmaker and environmental activist Jamie Redford received the Seeing the Bigger Picture Award, the highest honor given by the Festival (AmDocs) in Palm Springs. Read More
News
Mar.30.2017

This is Happening: A Clean Energy Revolution. Interview with Writer/Director Jamie Redford

We Are Moving Stories
Can we make enough clean energy to blunt climate change? How would we do that? And will we do that? Semi-environmentalist and documentarian Jamie Redford takes us on a personal journey to answer those questions. Read More
Press
Mar.29.2017

The Redford Center Makes Its Mark

Sun Valley Property News
The Redford Center will receive Sun Valley Film Festival's Snow Angel Award, recognizing outstanding advocacy Read More
Press
Jun.23.2016

Do You Know More About The ‘Real Housewives’ Than The Environment?

Huffington Post
Public apathy is one of the most difficult obstacles to overcome, and environmental docs walk a fine line. Read More
Press
Jun.23.2016

Redford Center offers grants, guidance for environmental movies

San Francisco Chronicle
The Redford Center has announced a program to work with fledgling filmmakers, offering financing and guidance to five teams who have ideas for films with environmental topics. The purpose is to stoke awareness and action, and also to create films that can connect with the masses, said Redford Center chairman Jamie Redford. Read More
Jamie's Blog
Jun.03.2016

Raise The River’s $10 Million Win

Celebrating the Raise the River campaign's reaching the funding goal of $10 Million to restore the Colorado River and it's habitat. Jamie shares highlights of progress on the ground that has resulted from this win, and talks about where his love for the river began.