Reed is set to adapt the The Power by Naomi Alderman for Amazon


Amazon inks an overall deal with Reed

Reed’s feature film I Think We’re Alone Now wins the Special Jury Award for Excellence in Filmmaking at Sundance

Reed wins the DGA Award for Outstanding Directorial Achievement in a Drama Series for The Handmaids Tale




"[In MEADOWLAND,] the profundity of this affecting deconstruction of grief hinges a lot on performance and storyline, but above all, it just might be a function of meticulous shooting and directing by someone impressively stretching to grasp the undefinable."  

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Reed goes into production for The Rhythm Section an espionage thriller starring Blake Lively for Paramount.

Reed is awarded the Emmy for Outstanding Directing in a Drama Series for The Handmaid’s Tale

Awarded with the Distinguished Vanguard Filmmaker Award at UCLA's Directors Spotlight Awards.

Named one of Vanity Fair's TV Power Players to Watch in 2017


Earned an Independent Spirt Award nomination for her cinematography in her directorial debut “Meadowland”


Reed was named one of Indiewire's 20 Best Breakthrough Directors of 2015

Reed was included on Indiewire's Best Cinematography of 2015 list

Reed was honored at the Fusion Film Festival as their 2015 Woman of the Year


Reed is invited to join the The Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences

Reed was invited to become the youngest member of The American Society of Cinematographers (at that time) and is one of only 14 women out of approximately 364 active members. 

Indiewire named Reed as one of their  "Heroines of Cinema: Reed Morano, The Next Big Thing in American Cinematography"


Reed was also honored as one of ICG magazine's "Generation Next" in its January 2012 issue.


Reed was honored with the Kodak Vision Award at the Women in Film Crystal + Lucy Awards

Variety published a brief article about the Women in Film honorees; and Panavision featured a Q&A with Reed on its website which looks back at some of her recent work.

Reed was named one of Variety's 10 Cinematographers to Watch. The article can be found on Variety's online site or the print version can be found here.

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