Perelman, Vadim: Director Profile

Vadim Perelman is the director and producer of “The Life Before Her Eyes,” starring Uma Thurman and Evan Rachel Wood.

Perelman followed a successful career in commercials with his directorial and screenwriting debut on the critically acclaimed, Oscar-nominated 2003 film “House of Sand and Fog,” starring Ben Kingsley and Jennifer Connelly. As on that film, on “The Life Before Her Eyes” Perelman both optioned the book and guided its development to the big screen.

Next, Perelman will re-write and direct the film adaptation of Ayn Rand's “Atlas Shrugged,” to star Angelina Jolie.

He is also set to direct “Failan,” written by Jose Rivera (“The Motorcycle Diaries”) for Beacon Pictures, and “Song of Names,” by Jeffrey Caine (The Constant Gardener).