Amanda Kramer

Amanda Kramer is a writer/director whose films have shown at festivals around the world. Her feature Ladyworld played at TIFF Next Wave, London BFI and Fantastic Fest, and plays in select theaters through Cleopatra Entertainment from August 2. She is a film radical and stands for the liberation of all artists.

Ladyworld (2019)

After a catastrophic event, eight girls find themselves stranded in a house without electricity. As they run out of food and water, their sanity begins to crumble, and soon they regress to their baser instincts.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Amanda Kramer
CAST:  Annalise Basso  •  Ryan Simpkins  •  Ariela Barer  •  Maya Hawke

After a catastrophic event, eight girls find themselves stranded in a house without electricity. As they run out of food and water, their sanity begins to crumble, and soon they regress to their baser instincts.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Amanda Kramer
CAST:  Annalise Basso  •  Ryan Simpkins  •  Ariela Barer  •  Maya Hawke

Paris Window (2018)

PARIS WINDOW is the tense, funny, surreal second film from acclaimed filmmaker Amanda Kramer (LADYWORLD). Siblings Sunny and Julian live a hermetically sealed existence, one defined by codes and games that only they understand. This strange bliss is upturned by ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Amanda Kramer
CAST:  Noel David Taylor  •  Anna Cordell  •  Gina Piersanti  •  Lauriane Gilliéron

PARIS WINDOW is the tense, funny, surreal second film from acclaimed filmmaker Amanda Kramer (LADYWORLD). Siblings Sunny and Julian live a hermetically sealed existence, one defined by codes and games that only they understand. This strange bliss is upturned by ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Amanda Kramer
CAST:  Noel David Taylor  •  Anna Cordell  •  Gina Piersanti  •  Lauriane Gilliéron

Bark (2016)

BARK is a portrait of a seemingly simple argument between two teenage girls that curdles into a surreal, psychological struggle.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Amanda Kramer
CAST:  Gina Piersanti  •  Lucia Ribisi

BARK is a portrait of a seemingly simple argument between two teenage girls that curdles into a surreal, psychological struggle.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Amanda Kramer
CAST:  Gina Piersanti  •  Lucia Ribisi

Intervene (2018)

INTERVENE is a surreal, hypnogogic parable about an unstable young man whose family feeds his madness by staging religious visions.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Amanda Kramer
CAST:  Kate Lyn Sheil  •  Noel David Taylor  •  Jane Adams  •  Emily Robinson

INTERVENE is a surreal, hypnogogic parable about an unstable young man whose family feeds his madness by staging religious visions.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Amanda Kramer
CAST:  Kate Lyn Sheil  •  Noel David Taylor  •  Jane Adams  •  Emily Robinson

Requests (2017)

In a nightclub, reminiscent of a 1980s photo-novel, a band is playing requests. The texts play with pop clichés about life and true love. Until a dissatisfied customer can’t take it anymore and reveals the universal truth.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Amanda Kramer
CAST:  Noel David Taylor  •  Anna Cordell  •  Katy Fullan  •  Alisa Torres

In a nightclub, reminiscent of a 1980s photo-novel, a band is playing requests. The texts play with pop clichés about life and true love. Until a dissatisfied customer can’t take it anymore and reveals the universal truth.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Amanda Kramer
CAST:  Noel David Taylor  •  Anna Cordell  •  Katy Fullan  •  Alisa Torres

Please Baby Please (2022)

Newlyweds Suze and Arthur become the dangerous obsession of a greaser gang that awakens a sleeping quandary about the couple’s sexual identity after witnessing a murder in the gritty streets of a surreal 1950s Manhattan.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Amanda Kramer
CAST:  Andrea Riseborough  •  Ryan Simpkins  •  Karim Saleh  •  Jake Choi

Newlyweds Suze and Arthur become the dangerous obsession of a greaser gang that awakens a sleeping quandary about the couple’s sexual identity after witnessing a murder in the gritty streets of a surreal 1950s Manhattan.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Amanda Kramer
CAST:  Andrea Riseborough  •  Ryan Simpkins  •  Karim Saleh  •  Jake Choi

Sin Ultra (2019)

The world of film and television is mad about dead young women: thrillers and crime dramas present a succession of attractive, partially clad female corpses. In this dance film, Amanda Kramer takes us into a cardboard factory that logs such corpses, complete with ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Amanda Kramer
CAST:  Clare Gillies  •  Tolliver  •  Sofía de Lara  •  May Daniels

The world of film and television is mad about dead young women: thrillers and crime dramas present a succession of attractive, partially clad female corpses. In this dance film, Amanda Kramer takes us into a cardboard factory that logs such corpses, complete with ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Amanda Kramer
CAST:  Clare Gillies  •  Tolliver  •  Sofía de Lara  •  May Daniels

Give Me Pity! (2022)

Pity young performer Sissy St. Claire: she is allowed to shine in her very own TV special on Saturday night, but this doesn’t turn out as expected. Sissy gives her all in the show which – with its songs, sketches, and a question-and-answer section – closely follows ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Amanda Kramer
CAST:  Sophie von Haselberg  •  Reshma Gajjar  •  Cricket Arrison  •  Shelley Long

Pity young performer Sissy St. Claire: she is allowed to shine in her very own TV special on Saturday night, but this doesn’t turn out as expected. Sissy gives her all in the show which – with its songs, sketches, and a question-and-answer section – closely follows ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Amanda Kramer
CAST:  Sophie von Haselberg  •  Reshma Gajjar  •  Cricket Arrison  •  Shelley Long