Olivia O'Hara

Director

New York, New York, United States

Olivia O'Hara is a director and screenwriter, based in Brooklyn. Her M.O. is to bring diverse audiences together through stories that make us feel hope. She spent her childhood building forts in the Virginia woods, and still gets away with a lot of mischief. O’Hara’s work has screened at festivals worldwide; recent accolades include a Red Dot Award for Communication Design, two Gold ADDY® Awards, a CLIO Award, and a 39th College Television Award nomination for her PSA "Weird". While studying in Savannah, GA, she got her set legs on 15+ features and TV productions, including America’s Got Talent S13, MacGyver S2, Baywatch, Lizzie, Killerman, and The Peanut Butter Falcon, and more from Paramount, Netflix and Hallmark. She served on the screenplay review committee for ATLFF 2018 and is a member of the daisie 100. In 2019, she worked in postproduction on The Orville S2, and wrote Last Line, her first feature-length thriller. Her latest project is a music video with UK artist Emma Bradley, EP’d by Daisie Ltd.