“I think that we all have a unique purpose in this life and mine is telling stories that raise people’s awareness, that have them consider a perspective that they hadn’t considered before allowing them to powerfully choose what right for them individually.”
Brandy Amstel's films have screened and won awards at film festivals world-wide including Cannes, SXSW, Trail Dance, Orlando Film Festival and many more.
In 2003, Brandy Amstel founded Set It Off! Productions, a full-service production company, and has completed projects ranging from narrative to documentary film, to music videos, to live music performance DVD's, to corporate and commercial videos. She enjoys putting projects together that can be seen by audiences around the world and distributed to make the biggest impact. Many of her films have screened globally on the festival circuit, conferences, and education centers.
In Her Shoes, her most recent documentary has helped raise thousands of dollars for non-profits around the world as well as raised awareness about the important issues of homelessness in our society.
Brandy's documentary, “World, Water & Health”, about the impacts of bottled water on the environment, global communities and your health has sold over 7500 copies independently and has screened to thousands of people around the world. Other notable recognitions include, "Little Dove” being nominated for Best Native American Film at Trail Dance Film Festival, "Living on the Last Frontier" wins award at Texas Monthly Film Contest, and "Snake Pit" awarded Best Film at Nudge Film Festival.