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PRODUCER

DIRECTOR

Gail Harvey

 

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A director is a visual fiction writer. It’s about telling the story, and connecting with the actors to make something truer than life.

- Gail Harvey

ABOUT GAIL

Gail Harvey is a multi award-winning television and film director and producer. Her background is in photography and she branded out to film after an illustrious career as photojournalist and stills photographer. As a film director, she was mentored by Norman Jewison, Wim Wenders and Arthur Penn, and was the third woman ever hired as a staff photojournalist at United Press International wire service.


Most recently, Harvey has directed three seasons (six episodes) of the Netflix show VIRGIN RIVER, the number one show in the world with billions of minutes viewed.

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SPLIT

Season 3, Episode 7

Directed by Gail Harvey

LIFE AND DEATH

Season 3, Episode 8

Directed by Gail Harvey

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‘Virgin River’ Knocks ‘Manifest’ From Top Spot On Nielsen Streaming Chart

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HOLDING ON

Season 1, Episode 3

Directed by Gail Harvey

D-U-A-L-I-T-Y

Season 1, Episode 4

Directed by Gail Harvey

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DGC AWARD

Nominated for

 

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I will say there was a sensitivity that is just inherent when you have a female director and just people behind the camera who are coming at it honoring Jennifer's story.

- Annabeth Gish, lead actress: Gone Mom

Dying to Belong

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Gone Mom

Ruby

Gates of Paradise

No One Would Tell

Never Saw it Coming

The Other Side of Desire

Looking is The Original Sin

 

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Some films become an art piece, while others showcase the art it aims to spotlight. Looking is the Original Sin does both, capturing both the eye of the director and the art that fuels the characters within.

- Adnan M. Toronto Arts Guild

 

Virgin River

Family Law

Pretty Hard Cases

You Me Her

Northern Rescue

Private Eyes

Murdoch Mysteries

Long Story Short

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it was absolutely the story specifically for me, and also that it was being told consciously through a female lens with Gail as our Director.

- Annabeth Gish

 

AWARDS

GAIL HARVEY

Women In the Director's Chair

GONE MOM

Winner of the LA Independent

Women Film Awards

NO ONE WOULD TELL

Winner of Canadian Screen Award

LONG STORY, SHORT

Won Best Dramedy at the NYIFF

RUBY

Winner of 4 Leo Awards

NOMINATIONS

RUBY

12 Nominations

NEVER SAW IT COMING

Nominated for best feature at the Soho Film Festival in New York

THE OTHER SIDE OF DESIRE

Grammy consideration

NORTHERN RESCUE

Nominated for a DGC award

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Gail Harvey's gorgeously crafted Never Saw It Coming is a black hearted, engaging comic gem, driven by outrageous twists.

- Ann Brodie, What She Said