Deborah Richards
Deborah richards

Writer director Deborah Richards is a creative professional with 30+ years of experience in the digital arts. Her work over the decades has spanned from the dawn of the digital audio revolution as a musician and studio engineer to creating for brands such as EDC, Walmart, History Channel and Trufusion as a filmmaker.

In 2015, while still in film school, Ms Richards won four Southwest Production Emmys® for her science fiction short, Boy Meets Girl. The recognition launched her career as a commercial director and has since directed over one hundred TV ads and web promos.

In 2022 she was crowned as the Nevada Woman Filmmaker of the Year by the prestigious Nevada Women's Film Festival, and in 2023 her debut feature, Move Me No Mountain, was released on Amazon Prime.

Deborah Richards not only owns her own production company, based out of Las Vegas, but she is also a founding member of 1905 Films, a boutique film studio focused on feature film development and production.

When Ms. Richards is not busy writing and directing her own films and passion projects, she freelances as a director, cinematographer, editor, colorist, production designer, VFX artist, educator and public speaker.

Originally from England, she is a dog owner, former bartending world champion, and passionate advocate for the arts.

Deborah Richards is currently in development of her third feature film - Scissor Mouth.

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