Liane Brandon is an award winning independent filmmaker, photographer and University of Massachusetts/Amherst Professor Emeritus. She is a co-founder of New Day Films, the nationally known filmmaker distribution cooperative.
Her classic films Anything You Want To Be (1971) and Betty Tells Her Story (1972) were among the most frequently used consciousness raising tools of the Women’s Movement. Brandon’s films have been featured on HBO, USA Cable, TLC and Cinemax and have been presented at the Museum of Modern Art, the Boston Museum of Fine Arts, the Whitney Museum of American Art, the Chicago Art Institute and the Tribeca Film Festival.
Currently working as a still photographer, her photography credits include production stills for the PBS series American Experience, Nova, and American Masters. Her photos have been published in The New York Times, the Los Angeles Times, the Boston Globe, New York Daily News and many other publications. Her photographs of women powerlifters was recently featured in the Mayor’s Gallery at Boston City Hall.