From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia. Amy Seimetz is widely regarded as one of the most ubiquitous presences in independent cinema. Seimetz first came to prominence producing and directing shorts and independent films. Most notably associate producing Barry Jenkins Medicine for Melancholy, which was nominated for Gotham and Independent Spirit Awards, after playing at South By Southwest and the Toronto International Film Festival. She became notable as an actress after her performance in Joe Swanbergs Alexander The Last, a Noah Baumbach produced film which premiered at SXSW. This was the first of three films she worked on under the direction of Mumblecore king Joe Swanberg, including Silver Bullets (Berlin, SXSW) and Autoerotic. She continued her streak of solid indie performances in Lawrence Levines Gabi on the Roof in July, Lena Dunhams Tiny Furniture (SXSW), Kentucker Audleys Open Five, and David Robert Mitchells Myth of the American Sleepover (Cannes). Description above from the Wikipedia article Amy Seimetz, licensed under CC-BY-SA, full list of contributors on Wikipedia.