Andrea Dorfman Wiki,Biography, Net Worth

Andrea Dorfman is a 53-years-old Canadian Film director from the Canada. her estimated net worth is $1 Million to $5 Million Approx. Jump into read her life Facts, Wikipedia and biographies Details

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According to the wiki and biography of Andrea Dorfman was born on October 29, 1968 in Canada. let’s check out the Andrea’s personal and public life facts, Wikipedia, bio, spouse, net worth, and career details.

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In 2018 she announced she was working on the film Spinster starring Chelsea Peretti about a woman convinced she will spend the rest of her life single after being dumped on her 39th birthday.


In 2014, Dorfman returned to feature film making with Heartbeat, a film about a young woman struggling to overcome her fears of becoming a musician. The film starred musician Tanya Davis and premiered at the 2014 Toronto International Film Festival in the Contemporary World Cinema section. It also screened at the Atlantic Film Festival.


In 2013 she created the short animation Eulogy for You and Me (2013).


In 2012 she continued her worked with The Art of Equality (2012). She created a mini documentary showcasing the work that Kenyan lawyers are doing to take the Kenyan Government to task for not protecting young girls from rape. That year she also released Big Mouth (2012), an animated film that was done in 2D puppet stop motion. It was produced and distributed by the National Film Board of Canada.


Dorfman continued to experiment with animation with Flawed, a 2010 short animated documentary combining stop-motion animation and hand-painted images. Flawed was produced in Halifax by Annette Clarke for the National Film Board of Canada. Dorfman proceeded to make more short films and animations filmed with colourful and often 2D watercolour images.

In 2010 she began making films for the human rights organization, The Equality Effect. She began with two short animated PSA’s called 160 Girls (2010) and The Equality Effect (2010), bringing awareness to the issues that girls in Kenya, Malawi, and Ghana face.

She later began working on Fogo Island, Newfoundland for the first time. There she filmed Tilting Quilting (2010), about the quilts made by the people of Tilting, Fogo Island. In 2010 she also created the short 2D animation called Summer Stairs, to go along with a song that her boyfriend wrote her. Her final film that year was, another short animation, called The Drums based on the song of the same name by Tanya Davis.


In 2009, Dorfman used a grant from BravoFACT to create an animated short film based on a poem by Tanya Davis, titled How to be Alone. In 2010 Dorfman posted the piece on YouTube where it went viral and gained over a million views in a few months and accolades from Roger Ebert and The Atlantic. She also made an animated film for the NYC Bicycle Film Festival called Thoughts on My Bike (2009).


Dorfman created Art in 2008, a short animation film to Tanya Davis’ song Art Dorfman also filmed Lost and Found (2008), which focused on local Halifax artist and writer Jane Kansas and her collection of knowledge about Harper Lee, who is best known for writing the novel To Kill a Mockingbird. She finished it in time for the International Documentary Challenge.


In 2005 she directed the documentary Sluts (2005), which focused on women discussing the feeling of being labeled as so. She also produced the short film There’s a Flower in my Pedal that year, which was a runner up for best short at the Toronto International Film Festival in 2005.


Her second feature, Love that Boy, featured Nadia Litz as a sexually immature type-A university student who develops a close relationship with her teenage neighbour after failing to find a boyfriend. The film also featured Ellen Page in a small role. It premiered at the 2003 Atlantic Film Festival. The film was described as charming despite the subject matter.


Her first feature film Parsley Days (2000), premiered at the Toronto International Film Festival. The film is a comedy about a young woman seeking an abortion after accidentally conceiving a child with her boyfriend. The main character, Kate, has been dating Ollie since high school but finds herself unhappy with the relationship. The film suggests she may have had a brief affair that led to the pregnancy. Kate tries to terminate the pregnancy by eating a diet filled with Parsley. In the end, Kate and Ollie break up. The filming was done over the course of eleven days on a budget of $65,000 and was based in Halifax, Nova Scotia. Dorfman found local Halifax actors and musicians for her crew, cast, and soundtrack. Dorfman worked as the writer, producer, director and Photographer of the film, using a hand-held camera. The film premiered without a distributor, so Dorfman delayed releasing the budget of the film. The film received mixed reviews. Eye magazine said “well-executed, but slightly over-earnest.” The Globe and Mail called it “endlessly charming.” Finally, the film landed her a distribution deal with Toronto-based Mongrel Media after a sold-out screening at the Atlantic Film Festival and a screening at the New York Independent Film Project.


Dorfman’s first major film, Swerve (1998), tells the story of a group of friends who embark on a road trip which winds up in an uncomfortable lesbian love triangle. That same year, she made a docudrama about a nine-year-old girl suffering from separation anxiety, called Nine (1998). These two films won her the Most Promising New Director Award at the 1998 Atlantic Film Festival.


She lives in Halifax with her boyfriend Dave Hayden, his children Max and Sydney, and their cat. She has been creating experimental and dramatic short, as well as feature films since 1995. Dorfman occasionally teaches classes at the Nova Scotia College of Art and Design.


Andrea Dorfman (born October 29, 1968) is a Canadian screenwriter and film director based in Halifax, Nova Scotia. She directed the Emmy Award films Flawed (2010) and Big Mouth (2012). Dorfman is one of the four co-creators of Blowhard. She mainly creates short and feature films but also works on mini-documentaries for the Equality Effect, a human rights organization. She is currently working on The Playground in collaboration with Jennifer Deyell. She is also working on an interactive website about Fogo Island, Newfoundland in collaboration with the National Film Board.

Andrea Dorfman was born in Toronto on October 29, 1968. She fell in love with filmmaking at 12 years old, when her father gave her a camera. She graduated from McGill University and the Nova Scotia College of Art and Design.

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Real NameAndrea Dorfman
ProfessionFilm director

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Age (2021)53 Years
Date Of BirthOctober 29, 1968
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Andrea Dorfman Net Worth

The Andrea Dorfman Estimated Net worth is $80K – USD $85k.

Monthly Income/Salary (approx.)$80K – $85k USD
Net Worth (approx.)$4 million- $6 million USD

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