About

Bobby Friedman is a Brooklyn-based award-winning screenwriter with an uncanny and unlikely background in classic literature, philosophy, journalism, and music studies.   

His literary work has received accolades in dozens of film festivals internationally, including Oscar-qualifying Rhode Island Flickers Film Festival, as well as Oaxaca Film Festival, which has been named by MovieMaker as one of the top 25 festivals in the world. In 2020, Bobby wrote and directed “Coping Mechanisms,” a visual album for 9x Grammy nominee Tayla Parx and Atlantic Records, to be released this Winter.

In addition to writing and filmmaking, Bobby Friedman has worked for decades as a musician in NYC’s Greenwich Village circuit, as well as stints in acting, stand-up comedy and sports journalism (Sports Illustrated’s Fansided network and DailyKnicks.com).