Nancy Stanton Knox Talcott is a graduate of the Spence School in New York, and of Wellesley College where she received a BA in English and Art History. She received the Diplome des Hautes Etudes de Lettres et Civilisation from L’University D’Aix, in Aix-en-Provence, France and is fluent in spoken and written french. Her work in film has been in production and archival research. Her films have appeared on HBO, NBC and the Discovery Channel. Her film projects have included The Presidents’ Gatekeepers, Oscar-nominated God is the Bigger Elvis, Peabody Award Winning The Newburgh Sting, Remembering the Artist: Robert DeNiro Senior, Harry and Snowman, and Brillo Box, Three Cents Off. Current Projects include two civil rights documentaries for HBO, a music documentary, Life In The Doghouse and An Infinite Mind for Docutainment Films.
She lives in New York City with her husband Jim, a medical oncologist and their dogs Nessie and Gracie.