Florence Buchanan

Creative Director / Filmmaker / Art Director / Writer

Florence Buchanan is a filmmaker, art director, screenwriter and consultant.
Industry Awards
RIGHT THERE, A Short Film About Tolerance

Winner Best of Festival / Documentary Short: Richmond International Film Festival

Honorable Mention: Rochester International Film Festival

Special Selection: New York No Limits Film Series Summit

In the permanent collection of National September 11 Memorial Museum
Other Professional Groups
NYWIFT Committees
Writers Group
Creative Director, Director, Writer
Business Types
Advertising, Marketing Agency, Production Company
Countries Worked In
Writer's Group works
RIGHT THERE, A Short Film About Tolerance
Screenplay (Historical, Teen, Non-Fiction)
Log Line:
A post-9/11 documentary that demonstrates how good public education helps make good citizens.
Teenagers who were little kids on 9/11 return to their old elementary school, just three blocks north of the World Trade Center. Ten years later, what do they remember? What are their attitudes? This is a glimpse of urban teens – thoughtful, tolerant, hopeful and wise.
Screenplay (Non-Fiction)
Log Line:
Portrait of an unconventional fashionista and intrepid music company founder.
The RAINN Survivor Series
Screenplay (Non-Fiction)
Log Line:
The more that survivors of sexual violence speak out, the more things change for the better.
I Want My Own Name Back, Martha Gellhorn's Story
Screenplay (Action, Historical, Drama, Romance)
Log Line:
During World War II, Martha Gellhorn, Ernest Hemingway’s third wife, battles against the patriarchy as she forges her own writing career. Based on actual events.
3 Generations' 10-year Anniversary
Screenplay (Historical, Non-Fiction)
Log Line:
A nonprofit celebrates ten years of filmmaking in defense of human rights.
The Queen of Planning
Screenplay (Historical, Non-Fiction)
Log Line:
An homage to strategic planner extraordinaire Jane Newman’s contribution to creativity in advertising.