Jennifer Arnold

Jennifer Arnold is an Emmy-nominated director whose work tackles wide-ranging subjects and formats. In the episodic space Arnold’s credits include THE LAST MAN ON EARTH, AMERICAN HORROR STORY, SHAMELESS, BROOKLYN NINE-NINE, THE L-WORD: GENERATION Q, YOUNGER, ATYPICAL and many more. Her award-winning independent and documentary work spans comedy and drama and has premiered at prestigious festivals worldwide, including four separate appearances at Sundance. Arnold’s documentary A SMALL ACT (HBO), which follows stories in Kenya, Sweden and Switzerland, won the Humanitas Prize and was nominated for the Best Documentary Emmy. Her other long-form documentaries include THE DIPLOMAT (ESPN), about sport in the Cold War and TIG, about comedian Tig Notaro (Netflix). Additionally, she has directed short form projects including THICKER THAN WATER (ESPN), about Greg Louganis testing positive for HIV, the documentary vignettes in GLEE: THE 3D CONCERT MOVIE (FOX) and 60 episodes of Geek & Sundry’s Table Top. Arnold attended UCLA’s Graduate Film School and studied African History as an undergrad at UCLA and University of Nairobi. She lives in Los Angeles with her wife, the esteemed cinematographer Patti Lee.