Ward Serrill

Director, The Bowmakers

Ward Serrill is an award-winning director of The Heart of the Game, released by Miramax to wide critical acclaim and which Ebert and Roeper called “an Oscar level piece of work.” He has created more than 90 short films including Building One House with Robert Redford and Wild America with Sissy Spacek. 

He produced and directed 50 films for Paul Allen’s Vulcan Productions in Seattle on education reform and Something in the Water a documentary on Seattle’s music scene for PBS. His feature documentary Song of the New Earth: Tom Kenyon and the Power of Sound is in worldwide release.  He created TreeStory, a Web series devoted to humanity’s relationship to trees. Ward taught advanced non-fiction film at Cornish College of the Arts in Seattle, is an avid tango dancer and lives in Port Townsend, Washington.