Ginger Gentile is an activist documentary filmmaker dedicated to addressing ignored issues and shedding light on solutions. With her documentary, ERASING FAMILY, which premiered at Lincoln Center in 2019 she exposed the trauma children suffer when a loving parent is erased by the divorce courts, a problem that affects over 22 million families in the US alone. For her work in reuniting families, including creating the free textline (865)4FAMILY Gentile was named an Architect of Change by Maria Shriver. She has given talks at SXSW 2019, the Simply Parent Conference and on numerous podcasts and TV shows. You can stream Erasing Family for free on Tubi and rent or buy on Amazon, where it has all 4.9 rating or reviews, iTunes, Youtube
In her short time serving as the Executive Director of the National Parents Organization Ginger Gentile added six new state affiliates and garnered national press attention for the Shared Parenting Report Card.
After graduating Columbia University, Ginger lived in Argentina for 13 years where she ran San Telmo Productions, whose clients include Nat Geo, A&E, Warner Bros, and Al Gore’s Climate Challenge. Her feature directing credits include ERASING DAD (Borrando a Papá, 2014) which resulted in Argentina enacting joint-custody and GOALS FOR GIRLS (Mujeres con Pelotas, 2014) which follows slum girls fighting to play a sport off limits to women in Argentina: soccer.
Returning to the US in 2015, the PSA “Erased Mom” she directed starring Bravo TV personality Tamra Judge got more than 300,000 views in a week and was also featured as a story-line on her TV show.
Ginger travels frequently as a public speaker. She is a member of Film Fatales, Alliance for Women Directors, Women in Film (which chose her to be part of the Director Mentorship Program) and Directores Argentinos Cinematográficos. Find her on IMDB.