Erin Heidenreich directs, writes, and produces award-winning documentaries, short films and branded content. Her voice has been shaped by the cultures she has immersed herself in across the globe. Erin is currently directing her first feature length documentaries, THE WAR TO BE HER set in the Tribal Areas of Pakistan and SONS OF CONGO documenting men’s stories in "the rape capital of the world". Erin has produced four documentaries: THE OTHER SHORE (SXSW 2014) about 61 year old Diana Nyad’s attempt to swim from Cuba to Florida, MISSION CONGO (TIFF 2014) uncovering televangelist Pat Robertson’s diamond mining operations, LEVITATED MASS (LAFF 2014) chronicling Michael Heizer’s controversial art piece, and MADE IN INDIA (HOT DOCS 2010) illustrating the trend of outsourcing surrogates.
Gucci Tribeca Documentary Fund | 2015 (AOL Charitable Foundation Award)