|Born||1964 (age 53–54)|
|Occupation||Film director, screenwriter|
Reichardt was born in 1964 and raised in Miami, Florida. She developed a passion for photography when she was young. Her parents were law enforcement officers who separated when she was young. She earned her MFA at the School of the Museum of Fine Arts in Boston. Aside from working as a director, she also makes money by teaching at several liberal arts colleges.