Randy Redroad is a Cherokee Filmmaker and one of the pioneers of Native Cinema. His feature debut, THE DOE BOY, premiered at the Sundance Film Festival, where it won the prestigious SUNDANCE/NHK Award. The film went on to win 14 other festival awards and earned an IFP/Gotham nomination for outstanding directorial debut. Randy's second feature, AMONG RAVENS, starring Amy Smart and Johnny Sequoyah, was distributed by Gravitas Pictures. HIs third feature, EDGE OF THE WORLD will be released this year.
Randy co-produced and edited the Showtime documentary FIRST CIRCLE, an intimate look into the world of the Foster Care system. His other work includes the irreverent feature doc EVERYBODY HAS AN ANDY DICK STORY, the feature films WIND WALKERS, BEAUTIFUL WAVE, IBID and the award winning documentary EARTH MEETS WIND.
Randy is a founding member of the award-winning StyleHorse Collective, a group of indigenous artists who work with tribal organizations to create inspiring and educational film and video projects. StyleHorse Collective are the creators of the popular Powwow Sweat series and the award-winning music video "We Shall Remain."
Originally from Lubbock, Texas, Randy lives in Los Angeles with his wife Jaki Lynn and his son Ranger Lee.