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Sheila Nevins

Highest Rated:   100% Finding Yingying (2020)
Birthday:   Not Available
Birthplace:   Not Available
Was one of only two women in the directing program while at Yale University's School of Drama. Was the host of a vocabulary-enhancing series called Adventures in English after graduate school. Was the first director of documentary programming at HBO in 1979. Her husband, Sidney Koch, owns Bantam Theater in Connecticut. Received the Visionary Leadership Award from Yale University in 2014.

Highest Rated Movies

Filmography

MOVIES

RATING TITLE CREDIT BOX OFFICE YEAR
100% Finding Yingying
  • Executive Producer
2020
100% 76 Days
  • Executive Producer
2020
86% Moonlight Sonata: Deafness in Three Movements
  • Executive Producer
2019
No Score Yet Liberty: Mother of Exiles
  • Executive Producer
2019
No Score Yet Rx Early Detection: A Cancer Journey With Sandra Lee
  • Executive Producer
2018
No Score Yet Bleed Out
  • Executive Producer
2018
No Score Yet The Number On Great-Grandpa's Arm
  • Executive Producer
2018
No Score Yet A Dangerous Son
  • Executive Producer
2018
No Score Yet The Number on Great-Grandpa's Arm
  • Executive Producer
  • Producer
2018
No Score Yet The Zen Diaries of Garry Shandling
  • Executive Producer
2018
No Score Yet Becoming Warren Buffett
  • Executive Producer
2017
100% Baltimore Rising
  • Executive Producer
  • Producer
2017
No Score Yet War Dog: A Soldier's Best Friend
  • Producer
2017
No Score Yet Meth Storm: Arkansas USA
  • Executive Producer
2017
92% Diana, Our Mother: Her Life and Legacy
  • Executive Producer
2017
No Score Yet Warning: This Drug May Kill You
  • Executive Producer
2017
No Score Yet The Words That Built America
  • Executive Producer
2017
100% Every Brilliant Thing
  • Executive Producer
2016
No Score Yet Risky Drinking
  • Executive Producer
2016
85% The Music of Strangers: Yo-Yo Ma and the Silk Road Ensemble
  • Executive Producer
$1.2M 2016
83% Unlocking the Cage
  • Executive Producer
$27.1k 2016
100% Class Divide
  • Producer
2016
67% Nothing Left Unsaid: Gloria Vanderbilt & Anderson Cooper
  • Executive Producer
2016
100% Everything Is Copy
  • Executive Producer
2016
70% Becoming Mike Nichols
  • Executive Producer
2016
No Score Yet Homegrown: O dilema do contraterrorismo
  • Producer
2016
100% Homegrown: The Counter-Terror Dilemma
  • Producer
2016
100% Suited
  • Producer
  • Executive Producer
2016
90% Marathon: The Patriots Day Bombing
  • Executive Producer
2016
88% Brillo Box (3 cents off)
  • Producer
2016
78% Bolshoi Babylon
  • Executive Producer
2015
No Score Yet A Girl in the River: The Price of Forgiveness
  • Producer
2015
No Score Yet The Diplomat
  • Executive Producer
2015
No Score Yet Larry Kramer in Love and Anger
  • Executive Producer
2015
No Score Yet Requiem for the Dead: American Spring 2014
  • Producer
2015
97% Kurt Cobain: Montage Of Heck
  • Executive Producer
$0.5M 2015
No Score Yet Living With Lincoln
  • Producer
2015
95% Going Clear: Scientology and the Prison of Belief
  • Executive Producer
2015
No Score Yet Rosie O'Donnell: A Heartfelt Stand Up
  • Executive Producer
  • Producer
2015
89% Thought Crimes: The Case of the Cannibal Cop
  • Executive Producer
2015
96% Citizenfour
  • Executive Producer
2014
92% Private Violence
  • Executive Producer
2014
100% Banksy Does New York
  • Executive Producer
2014
No Score Yet Nixon By Nixon: In His Own Words
  • Executive Producer
2014
No Score Yet Remembering The Artist Robert De Niro, Sr.
  • Executive Producer
2014
91% The Case Against 8
  • Executive Producer
2014
No Score Yet One Last Hug (...and A Few Smooches) Three Days At Grief Camp
  • Executive Producer
2014
No Score Yet Paycheck to Paycheck: The Life and Times of Katrina Gilbert
  • Executive Producer
2014
No Score Yet The (Dead Mothers) Club
  • Executive Producer
2014
No Score Yet My Depression
  • Executive Producer
2014
96% The Crash Reel
  • Executive Producer
2013
No Score Yet Crisis Hotline: Veterans Press 1
  • Executive Producer
2013
100% Life According To Sam
  • Executive Producer
2013
50% First Comes Love
  • Executive Producer
2013
100% Gideon's Army
  • Executive Producer
2013
No Score Yet Gasland Part II
  • Executive Producer
2013
No Score Yet Miss You Can Do It
  • Executive Producer
2013
76% 112 Weddings
  • Executive Producer
2013
100% Which Way Is the Front Line from Here? The Life and Times of Tim Hetherington
  • Executive Producer
2013
No Score Yet An Apology To Elephants
  • Executive Producer
2013
No Score Yet Fall To Grace
  • Executive Producer
2013
57% Manhunt
  • Executive Producer
2013
65% Love, Marilyn
  • Executive Producer
$2.9k 2012
100% The Loving Story
  • Executive Producer
2012
98% Mea Maxima Culpa: Silence In The House Of God
  • Executive Producer
2012
88% Ethel
  • Executive Producer
2012
No Score Yet In Vogue: The Editor's Eye
  • Executive Producer
2012
No Score Yet Hard Times: Lost on Long Island
  • Executive Producer
2012
96% Marina Abramovic: The Artist Is Present
  • Executive Producer
$40.8k 2012
No Score Yet The Education Of Mohammad Hussein
  • Executive Producer
2012
No Score Yet God Is The Bigger Elvis
  • Executive Producer
2012
No Score Yet Saving Face
  • Executive Producer
2012
No Score Yet In Tahrir Square: 18 Days Of Egypt's Unfinished Revolution
  • Executive Producer
2012
No Score Yet One Nation Under Dog
  • Executive Producer
2012
91% Valentine Road
  • Executive Producer
2012
No Score Yet The Latino List
  • Executive Producer
2012
No Score Yet The Strange History Of Don't Ask, Don't Tell
  • Executive Producer
2011
88% Bobby Fischer Against The World
  • Executive Producer
2011
No Score Yet Saving Pelican 895
  • Executive Producer
2011
No Score Yet Hot Coffee
  • Executive Producer
2011
No Score Yet The Education of Dee Dee Ricks
  • Executive Producer
2011
No Score Yet Koran By Heart
  • Executive Producer
2011
No Score Yet Triangle: Remembering The Fire
  • Executive Producer
2011
No Score Yet The Battle for Marjah
  • Executive Producer
2011
No Score Yet Reagan
  • Executive Producer
2011
100% How To Die In Oregon
  • Executive Producer
2011
No Score Yet No Contract, No Cookies: The Stella D'Oro Strike
  • Executive Producer
2011
100% Gloria: In Her Own Words
  • Producer
2011
100% Paradise Lost 3: Purgatory
  • Executive Producer
2011
No Score Yet Raising Renee
  • Executive Producer
2011
No Score Yet Prayer for a Perfect Season
  • Executive Producer
2011
59% The Kids Grow Up
  • Executive Producer
2010
88% A Small Act
  • Executive Producer
2010
No Score Yet If God Is Willing and Da Creek Don't Rise
  • Executive Producer
2010
No Score Yet Homeless: The Motel Kids of Orange County
  • Executive Producer
2010
No Score Yet One Thousand Pictures: RFK's Last Journey
  • Executive Producer
2010
No Score Yet Wartorn: 1861-2010
  • Executive Producer
2010
No Score Yet Marathon Boy
  • Executive Producer
2010
No Score Yet Secrets Of The Tribe
  • Executive Producer
2009
No Score Yet Schmatta: Rags to Riches to Rags
  • Executive Producer
2009
No Score Yet Studs Terkel: Listening to America
  • Producer
2009
No Score Yet Youth Knows No Pain
  • Executive Producer
2009
100% Which Way Home
  • Executive Producer
2009
No Score Yet Prom Night in Mississippi
  • Executive Producer
2009
No Score Yet China's Unnatural Disaster: The Tears of Sichuan Province
  • Executive Producer
2009
No Score Yet Shouting Fire: Stories From the Edge of Free Speech
  • Executive Producer
2009
No Score Yet Boy Interrupted
  • Executive Producer
2009
No Score Yet Sergio
  • Executive Producer
2009
No Score Yet 12th & Delaware
  • Executive Producer
2009
No Score Yet Ganja Queen
  • Producer
2008
85% Roman Polanski: Wanted and Desired
  • Executive Producer
2008
86% The Gates
  • Executive Producer
2008
No Score Yet Cat Dancers
  • Executive Producer
2008
100% The Greatest Silence: Rape in the Congo
  • Executive Producer
2008
No Score Yet To Die in Jerusalem
  • Executive Producer
2007
No Score Yet I Am an Animal: The Story of Ingrid Newkirk and PETA
  • Executive Producer
2007
No Score Yet Alive Day Memories: Home From Iraq
  • Executive Producer
2007
No Score Yet Children of God: Lost and Found
  • Executive Producer
2007
100% White Light/Black Rain: The Destruction of Hiroshima and Nagasaki
  • Executive Producer
2007
No Score Yet Resolved
  • Executive Producer
2007
100% Ghosts of Abu Ghraib
  • Executive Producer
2007
No Score Yet Autism: The Musical
  • Executive Producer
2007
No Score Yet Coma
  • Executive Producer
2007
No Score Yet Friends of God: A Road Trip With Alexandra Pelosi
  • Executive Producer
2007
No Score Yet Little Rock Central: 50 Years Later
  • Executive Producer
2007
92% We Are Together: The Children of Agape Choir
  • Executive Producer
2006
No Score Yet What Remains: The Life and Work of Sally Mann
  • Executive Producer
2006
97% 51 Birch Street
  • Executive Producer
2006
No Score Yet Mr. Conservative: Goldwater on Goldwater
  • Executive Producer
2006
94% When the Levees Broke: A Requiem in Four Acts
  • Executive Producer
2006
No Score Yet Boffo! Tinseltown's Bombs and Blockbusters
  • Executive Producer
2006
No Score Yet Too Hot Not to Handle
  • Executive Producer
2006
40% All Aboard! Rosie's Family Cruise
  • Executive Producer
2006
No Score Yet Death in Gaza
  • Executive Producer
2006
80% Wide Awake
  • Executive Producer
2006
No Score Yet The Journalist and the Jihadi: The Murder of Daniel Pearl
  • Executive Producer
2006
No Score Yet Andrew Jenks, Room 335
  • Executive Producer
2006
No Score Yet Baghdad ER
  • Executive Producer
2006
67% Protocols of Zion
  • Executive Producer
2005
No Score Yet Methadonia
  • Executive Producer
2005
No Score Yet Children of Beslan
  • Executive Producer
2005
No Score Yet Pretty Things
  • Executive Producer
2005
No Score Yet Loving & Cheating
  • Executive Producer
2005
No Score Yet Middle Sexes: Redefining He and She
  • Executive Producer
2005
No Score Yet I Have Tourette's but Tourette's Doesn't Have Me
  • Executive Producer
2005
No Score Yet Last Letters Home: Voices of American Troops from the Battlefields of Iraq
  • Executive Producer
2004
100% Twist of Faith
  • Executive Producer
2004
No Score Yet Paternal Instinct
  • Executive Producer
2004
No Score Yet Happy to Be Nappy and Other Stories of Me
  • Executive Producer
2004
No Score Yet Rape in a Small Town: The Florence Holway Story
  • Executive Producer
2004
No Score Yet Naked World
  • Executive Producer
2003
83% Amandla! A Revolution in Four-Part Harmony
  • Executive Producer
2003
No Score Yet Born Rich
  • Executive Producer
2003
No Score Yet Heir to an Execution: A Granddaughter's Story
  • Executive Producer
2003
62% Comandante
  • Executive Producer
2003
No Score Yet Shelter Dogs
  • Executive Producer
2003
No Score Yet Latin Kings: A Street Gang Story
  • Producer
  • Executive Producer
2003
No Score Yet Through a Child's Eyes: September 11, 2001
  • Executive Producer
2002
No Score Yet Smashing Machine: The Life and Times of Mark Kerr
  • Executive Producer
2002
83% Horns and Halos
  • Executive Producer
2002
No Score Yet Con Man
  • Executive Producer
2002
No Score Yet Elaine Stritch at Liberty
  • Executive Producer
2002
56% Devil's Playground
  • Executive Producer
2002
92% Sister Helen
  • Producer
2002
75% Journeys With George
  • Executive Producer
2002
No Score Yet American Standoff
  • Executive Producer
2002
No Score Yet Unchained Memories: Readings from the Slave Narratives
  • Executive Producer
2002
No Score Yet 'Twas the Night
  • Executive Producer
2001
No Score Yet Questioning Faith: Confessions of a Seminarian
  • Executive Producer
2001
No Score Yet Always a Bridesmaid
  • Executive Producer
2001
67% Chain Camera
  • Executive Producer
2001
94% Southern Comfort
  • Executive Producer
2001
No Score Yet Half Past Autumn: The Life and Works of Gordon Parks
  • Executive Producer
2000
91% Paradise Lost 2 - Revelations
  • Executive Producer
2000
86% The Eyes of Tammy Faye
  • Executive Producer
2000
No Score Yet The Young and the Dead
  • Executive Producer
2000
No Score Yet Black Tar Heroin: The Dark End of the Street
  • Executive Producer
2000
80% Legacy
  • Executive Producer
2000
No Score Yet Naked States
  • Executive Producer
2000
No Score Yet Uncle Saddam
  • Executive Producer
2000
No Score Yet Goodnight Moon & Other Sleepytime Tales
  • Executive Producer
2000
60% Party Monster
  • Executive Producer
1999
75% Wisconsin Death Trip
  • Executive Producer
1999
No Score Yet Children in War
  • Executive Producer
1999
No Score Yet King Gimp
  • Executive Producer
1999
No Score Yet Lenny Bruce: Swear to Tell the Truth
  • Executive Producer
1998
50% Fetishes
  • Executive Producer
1998
93% Little Dieter Needs to Fly: Escape from Laos
  • Executive Producer
1998
No Score Yet Frat House
  • Executive Producer
1998
No Score Yet The Vagina Monologues
  • Executive Producer
1998
No Score Yet Dead Blue: Surviving Depression
  • Executive Producer
1998
100% 4 Little Girls
  • Executive Producer
1997
100% Paradise Lost: Child Murders at Robin Hood Hills
  • Producer
1996
97% The Celluloid Closet
  • Producer
  • Executive Producer
1996
No Score Yet One Survivor Remembers
  • Producer
1995

TV

RATING TITLE CREDIT YEAR
97% I Love You, Now Die: The Commonwealth Vs. Michelle Carter
2019
  • Executive Producer
  • 2019
100% Who Killed Garrett Phillips?
2019
  • Executive Producer
  • 2019
No Score Yet CBS This Morning
2012
  • Guest
  • 2017
No Score Yet Charlie Rose
2013-2017
  • Guest
  • 2017
No Score Yet Sunday Morning
2011-2018
  • Appearing
  • 2017
No Score Yet The Talk
2010
  • Guest
  • 2017
No Score Yet The View
1997
  • Guest
  • 2017
No Score Yet Saving My Tomorrow
2014
  • Producer
  • 2016
  • 2015
  • 2014
No Score Yet Masterclass
2010-2014
  • Producer
  • Executive Producer
  • 2013
No Score Yet The Weight of the Nation for Kids
2012-2013
  • Producer
  • Executive Producer
  • 2013
  • 2012
No Score Yet The Weight of the Nation
2012
  • Producer
  • Executive Producer
  • 2012
60% Taxicab Confessions
1995-2007
  • Executive Producer
  • 2006
  • 2005
  • 2002
  • 1996
  • 1995
No Score Yet Crashbox
1999-2005
  • Producer
  • 2005
  • 2000
  • 1999
No Score Yet A Little Curious
1998-1999
  • Producer
  • 2000
  • 1999
  • 1998
50% Family Bonds
2004
  • Executive Producer

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