Heather Spilkin is a Brooklyn-based filmmaker, writer, director and editor. Her most recent film is the award-winning commercial parody Just End It!, a dark comedy about a cleaning product formulated specifically for disgruntled housewives. She also produced and directed Above Brooklyn, a feature documentary about Brooklyn’s rooftop pigeon breeders. Above Brooklyn screened at Rooftop Films and Anthology Film Archives, and has been featured in the L Magazine Film Blog and The Artswire.
Heather's work as an editor includes narrative features, indie docs, and top-rated TV shows. Her television credits include programming for Food Network, History, Lifetime, Travel, A&E and ABC, including the 2017 ABC documentary When We Rise: The People Behind the Story.
Heather’s comedy writing projects include sketches and shorts, as well as the feature film Lifethrive, about a struggling documentary filmmaker who teams up with a wannabe life coach/juice salesman. Heather is also currently writing and developing a web series about a personal organizer who's forced into a potentially illegal scheme in order to save her business.
Heather loves storytelling in all its forms, and is grateful to live in a city so full of intriguing stories. For more information on her writing, directing, and editing work, please contact: firstname.lastname@example.org