Patrick Creadon


Directing Reel

Patrick Creadon made his feature-length directorial debut with WORDPLAY, which was a breakout hit at the 2006 Sundance Film Festival. The film went on to become one of the top 25 highest grossing documentaries of all time. His follow-up film I.O.U.S.A., a non-partisan examination of America's national debt, premiered at Sundance in 2008 and was shortlisted for Best Documentary for the Academy Awards. IF YOU BUILD IT is Creadon's third feature-length documentary and follows a year in the life of one of America's most innovative classrooms. IF YOU BUILD IT was honored at the 2014 Independent Spirit Awards where it took home the inaugural Bright Future Award.


Creadon has also directed episodic television ("Law&Order:SVU") and has done commercial and non-fiction storytelling for internationally recognized companies.