Evan Rosenfeld is an award winning documentary film and television producer and director born in Miami, Florida.
Evan is the Creator, Executive Producer (along with LeBron James and Maverick Carter) and Director of Warriors of Liberty City, a documentary series that premiered September 16th, 2018 on STARZ.
The LA Times said it was "One of the best reasons to turn on a television,” and that “It might even make your life a little better."
The series had its World Premiere as an Official Selection of the 2018 SXSW Film Festival in Austin, Texas. Warriors is the first documentary series to be accepted to the festival.
Prior to "Warriors," Evan was the Showrunner and Executive Producer of VICE World of Sports, a sports documentary series that aired for two seasons (2015-2017) on VICELAND and later on ESPN. The series premiered at the 2016 Tribeca Film Festival.
VICE World of Sports, which won the “Outstanding Sports Program” category in the 28th Annual Producers Guild Awards (2017), was Evan’s first series in the Showrunner position. The series was nominated for the award again in 2018 and for an Emmy in the "Best Sports Documentary" Category.
Evan started his career in film working with Director Billy Corben on the cult-classic Cocaine Cowboys series, but his work on two films in the “30 for 30” series set him on a path to tell some of the world’s most interesting and unique stories through the lens of sports
Evan was nominated for a Sports Emmy Award for his work on The U, a 2009 ESPN "30 for 30" documentary that premiered as the highest rated film in ESPN’s history. The film was awarded a Peabody along with the rest of the first "30 for 30" season.
In October 2012, Broke premiered on ESPN to kickoff their second "30 for 30" season to 2.53 million viewers, besting the previous record set by The U.
His other work includes:
Kareem: Minority of One, an HBO documentary about basketball great Kareem Abdul-Jabbar.
Dawg Fight, a brutal exposé on underground backyard MMA fighting in one of Miami's toughest neighborhoods, which was released on Netflix in 2015.
60 Minutes/60 Minutes Sports - Pitched and was brought on to produce an segment for the legendary news magazine series.