Bart Freundlich

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Bart Freundlich
Born Bartholomew Freundlich
(1970-01-17) January 17, 1970 (age 46)
Manhattan, New York City, United States
Occupation Film director, film producer, screenwriter, television director
Years active 1993–present
Spouse(s) Julianne Moore (m. 2003)
Children 2

Bartholomew "Bart" Freundlich (born January 17, 1970) is an American film director, television director, screenwriter and film producer.[1]

Early life[edit]

Freundlich was born and raised in Manhattan and graduated with a double major in Cinema Studies and Film and Television Production from New York University's Tisch School of the Arts.[2]


Before his first full-length film, The Myth of Fingerprints (which would receive awards at the Sundance Film Festival) in 1994, Freundlich had written and directed a short film titled A Dog Race in Alaska and a documentary titled Hired Hands.[3]

Personal life[edit]

Freundlich has been in a relationship with actress Julianne Moore since 1996. They married on August 23, 2003.[4] The couple have a son, Caleb (born December 4, 1997) and a daughter, Liv Helen (born April 11, 2002).[4] Moore has appeared in all of Freundlich's feature films with the exception of Catch That Kid (2004) and The Rebound (2009).



  1. ^ "Bart Freundlich Movies & TV". The New York Times. Retrieved March 14, 2012. 
  2. ^ "BFA Alumni: Tisch School of the Arts at NYU". Retrieved August 12, 2012. 
  3. ^ Bart Freundlich, FilmBug
  4. ^ a b "Julianne Moore". Us Weekly. Retrieved July 30, 2012. 

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