Terri Randall was nominated for an Academy Award for her independent film Daughter of the Bride, which also won Best Short Subject Documentary at the Cleveland International Film Festival. She won Best of Festival at the Birmingham International Educational Film Festival for another independent film To Know Where They Are.
What Kids Want to Know About Sex and Growing Up, produced for PBS and the Sesame Workshop, received a Primetime Emmy nomination.
For the last few years Terri has specialized in science programming. In 2010 she completed a one-hour special for PBS/NOVA entitled The Pluto Files, based on the book by Dr. Neil deGrasse Tyson about the “demotion” of planet Pluto. The program featured cameo appearances by Jon Stewart, Stephen Colbert, Diane Sawyer, Brian Williams… and Pluto the Dog. The Pluto Files won a CINE Golden Eagle.
Terri also produced an hour about the rebuilding of Ground Zero and a follow up on the New Horizons Mission to Pluto entitled Chasing Pluto. In 2016 she completed Rise of the Robots which follows several roboticists competing in the DARPA Robotics Challenge to build rescue robots.
Terri received a B.F.A. in Painting and Art History from Carnegie Mellon University and an M.F.A. in Fine Art Photography from Pratt Institute. She is a member of the Writer’s Guild of America.
Avner Tavori has been working in various supporting roles on different projects over the years. Avner has been on and off the Randall Productions team since its inception in 1999 and lately has been an Associate Producer on several NOVA programs. For more please see HERE