Andrew "Andy" Cohen is an independent filmmaker and journalist. Much of his work is investigative and human rights-based.
He produced, directed or wrote several award-winning documentaries such as Dealers among Dealers (1996), Killing Kasztner (2008), Ai Weiwei: Never Sorry (2012), The World Before Her (2012), Hooligan Sparrow (2016), Human Flow (2017), Ximei (2019) and Beijing Spring (2021) , which were shown at the FIFDH Geneva, Movies That Matter, Venice Film Festival, Telluride, Tribeca, Traverse City, Toronto International Film Festival, Berlin Film Festival, Sundance Film Festival among others, and broadcast on PBS, BBC, UK Ch4, ARTE, Netflix, and Amazon.
Cohen also directed and wrote a nine-part series of short films on China’s leading contemporary artists in collaboration with Art Asia Pacific for which he is a contributing editor.
The following feature length documentaries are currently in post production: Send Us Your Brother (2022), Talking Tacheles (2022), The Village Gate (2023), Title Shot (2023), The Tibetan Void (2023).
Dealers Among Dealer (1996) writer, producer
Killing Kasztner (2008) writer, producer
Ai Weiwei: Never Sorry (2012) executive producer
The World Before Her (2012) executive producer
Hooligan Sparrow (2016) executive producer
Human Flow (2017) executive producer
Ximei (2019) writer, director, producer
Send Us Your Brother (2022) executive producer
Talking Tacheles (2022) writer, director, producer
Title Shot (2023) writer, producer
Village Gate (2023) writer, director, producer
Ravensbruck (2023) writer, director, producer
Tibetan Void (2024) writer, director, producer
Arrested Deng Chuanbin (2019)
Release the Children Wang Zang (2021)
The Mirrored Facades of Utopia Zhang Wang (AAP 67, 2010)
Ai Weiwei, on the imprisonment and release
from jail (AAP 74, 2011)
Buddha and Beer Kesang Lamdark (Rossi & Rossi, 2018)
Generation Fake: Ai Weiwei in LA (AAP, 2018)