Nathan Silver

Nathan Silver graduated from NYU's Tisch School of the Arts in 2005. Since then, he has written and directed four short films and four feature films: The Blind (2009), Exit Elena (2012), Soft in the Head (2013), and Uncertain Terms (2014). His films have played festivals around the world, including Edinburgh, Vienna, Los Angeles, Slamdance, Sarasota, Torino, and BAFICI. Filmmaker Magazine recently named him "one of the most interesting emerging directors in U.S. indie film."

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Recent Reviews

Soft in the Head

Intensely Dysfunctional

Uncertain Terms

Silver's most formally accomplished film thus far in his career is also the result of his least narrative and thematically accomplished.

Soft in the Head

Nathan Silver's SOFT IN THE HEAD is an uncompromising character study on the brutality of emotional manipulation, boredom, and deception. Natalia is a borderline sociopathic youth who has seemingly zero...

Exit Elena

Nathan Silver's always interesting hyper-realistic approach is compelling here, but fails to develop as seemlessly as his later efforts.

Uncertain Terms

It's reasonably well-made, reasonably well-acted and the emotions driving the characters well-defined. And perhaps that's why this film didn't resonate with me as much as it could have. I felt...