Isabel Freeman

Isabel Freeman is a New York-based editor and director, specializing in documentary film. She was an associate editor on Edet Belzberg’s Watchers of the Sky, which won the Editing Award at Sundance. She produced and edited the feature-length documentary Stephanie in the Water, which premiered at Hamptons International Film Festival. Isabel edited Jesse Cain’s experimental film Slow Burn, which premiered at New York Film Festival, and Valley of a Thousand Hills, which won a Golden Gate Award at the 60th San Francisco International Film Festival. 

While at Picture Farm in Brooklyn, Isabel worked with two other editors on ESPN’s digital campaign for the World Cup. This project won a Sports Emmy and a Sports CLIO in 2015. Other clients include Nike, Google, Levi's, Finlandia, Rosewood Hotels and Major League Soccer.

Isabel directed the documentary short Nights of Glory about a queer pub in East London, which screened at the 2018 BFI Flare Festival, the biggest LGBT film festival in Europe. She also co-directed two short films with Jamie Brisick—Rhymes With Shove and The Interrogation of Kim Gordon.