Amber Fares


Amber Fares is an award-winning documentary director, producer and cinematographer. Her debut documentary Speed Sisters (Netflix/Hot Docs 2015,) won numerous awards and was described by the New York Times as "Subtly rebellious and defiantly optimistic”.  Amber was the Cinematographer and Co-producer on 2019 Peabody winner, The Judge (PBS/TIFF 2017). Her recent projects include America Inside Out with Katie Couric (National Geographic 2018, Senior Producer/Cinematographer), Transparent (Amazon 2017, Associate Producer) and She Could Be Next (Post Production, Sundance supported). Amber's films have won numerous awards and played in film festivals around the world, including TIFF, Sheffield, Hot Docs, IDFA, CPH:Dox and Doc NYC. Her work has been featured on Netflix, CNN, Al Jazeera, Amazon, Hulu, PBS and National Geographic.  Amber was a 2014 Sundance Catalyst fellow, 2014 Sundance Institute Edit and Story Lab Fellow and is currently a Sundance Momentum Fellow.