Andrew Silver (producer)
July 12, 1942
|Occupation||Film director, producer and writer|
Andrew Silver is an award-winning film director, writer and producer. A graduate of MIT, Silver began his foray into film as a theater arts and film analysis teacher at Brandeis University in 1968. In 1975 he earned his doctorate in organizational psychology from Harvard Business School.
Silver is a co-author of "A Film Director's Approach to Nurturing Creativity," a chapter in the Harvard Business School Press anthology Breakthrough Thinking, a member of the Council for the Arts at MIT, the board of directors of the Coolidge Corner Theater, the Board of Governors of the HBSAB, and is a research affiliate at MIT, where he led a seminar on organizational change and leadership.
His film career began with Kurt Vonnegut's "Next Door" which won a prize and played on Masterpiece Theater.
His 2019 film is titled: Who Shapes Us: Profiles of Early Childhood Educators.
- Second Wind (2018) - Producer, director
- Surprise Engagement (2015) - Producer, director
- Radio Cape Cod (2008) - Producer, director
- Profiles in Aspiration (2005)
- Return (1985) - Writer, director, co-producer
- Prophetic Voices (1984) - Producer - Director
- Harry Callahan, A Need to See and Express (1982)
- The Murderer (1976) - Producer - Director - adapted from the story by Ray Bradbury
- Next Door (1975) - Producer - Director - adapted from the story by Kurt Vonnegut