Secret Ingredients


While the debate rages on about GMOs and pesticides, this film shares compelling stories of people who regain their health and transform their lives after identifying the secret ingredients in their food – and making a bold commitment to avoid them. After seeing this film you may look at the food you're eating quite differently.

• Director, producer, writer, camera, editor.  

Health & Society Scholars

RWJF Health & Society Scholars

A half hour documentary on a post-doc scholar program focused on population health sciences, funded by the Robert Wood Johnson Foundation. 

• Director, producer, writer, editor.  

Water First


Reaching the Millennium Development Goals

Shot in Malawi, Africa, this film sheds light on the need for access to clean water to address any development issues in developing countries - particularly girls education and empowerment. 

• Director, producer, writer, camera, editor.  

"You Matter"

"You Matter" Campaign

A set of 30-second AIDS-prevention PSAs created in collaboration with an LGBT youth group at GMHC in NYC who came up with the theme and had an enormous amount of creative input into the production. 

• Director, producer, co-writer.

Film Production



Focusing on global and public health issues that affect populations of people, Amy Hart integrates personal stories with scientific information to convey pertinent information in an engaging way. Her films have been shown at more than 100 festivals around the world and have garnered several awards including a Fulbright Cultural Exchange Award, the UN Environmental Award, World Water Forum Jury Award, an Initiatives for Women Award, two Impact Awards and a Green Planet Award. Hart was an adjunct professor at NYU for five years where she taught Public Health Through Film and Fiction. 


  • Robert Wood Johnson Foundation
  • National Academy of Medicine
  • City of New York 9/11 World Trade Center Health Center
  • New York Academy of Medicine
  • Opiod addiction prevention program
  • GMHC NYC Youth Center
  • SUNY Albany School of Public Health
  • Columbia University Women's Health Center
  • International Society of Urban health - Nairobi
  • UNICEF - Southern Sudan


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  • Production management
  • Concept and scripting
  • Casting and pre-production
  • Directing
  • Production crew
  • Post-production editing, graphics, etc.