Sanford has directed for several present-day network television series and several motion picture and television movies, which include A Very Brady Sequel, I'll Be Home for Christmas and Welcome Home.
Sanford was nominated for Outstanding Directorial Achievement in Comedy Series by the DGA Award for the episode "Pretty Little Picture".
List of directed episodes
- Pretty Little Picture (1.03)
- Come In, Stranger (1.05)
- Your Fault (1.13)
- The Ladies Who Lunch (1.16)
- Live Alone and Like It (1.19)
- You'll Never Get Away from Me (2.03)
- Coming Home (2.10)
- Pleasant Little Kingdom (7.09)