Andrea B. Scott is a filmmaker, editor, and writer, who works in documentary film and podcasts, and is enamored with the worlds of Americana and nostalgia. Andy edited & wrote the documentary film, “XY Chelsea,” about former intelligence analyst Chelsea Manning, which will premiere at the 2019 Tribeca Film Festival. In 2018, she edited the 15-part podcast series, "The Wilderness," a collaboration between Crooked Media and Two-Up Productions, about the history and future of the Democratic Party, which premiered at #1 on Apple Podcasts.
Her short film "Divided City," chronicling the debate surrounding Confederate-era monuments in New Orleans, was broadcast nationwide on PBS' Reel South series in April 2018 and was shortlisted for Best Short Documentary by the IDA. Her short film, "Just A Dog" premiered at Hot Docs in May 2016 and debuted online on The Nation in July 2016. Andy's debut feature length documentary, "Florence, Arizona" premiered at DOC NYC in November 2014. Andy edited the CNN documentary film, "Fresh Dressed," and co-edited the Netflix documentary, "Hot Girls Wanted," both of which premiered at the Sundance Film Festival in January 2015. She was an editor and an associate producer on Participant Media’s documentary, “A Place at the Table,” directed by Kristi Jacobson and Lori Silverbush, which premiered at the Sundance Film Festival in January 2012 and was released nationwide by Magnolia Pictures in March 2013.
Andy graduated magna cum laude from the University of Pennsylvania. She loves lakes, karaoke, sneakers, national parks, presidential libraries, and daily walks in Fort Greene park with her partner and their dog, Renny.