Empowering Media That Matters

Interviews

Pull Focus: Doe Mayer

Pull Focus: Doe Mayer By: Kafi Kareem, Maria Howell, Shilpi Singh Doe Mayer is an award-winning professor and filmmaker. She is the Mary Pickford Chair of Film & Television Production at USC’s...

Pull Focus: Julia Reichert & Steve Bognar

Pull Focus: Julia Reichert & Steve Bognar Julia Reichert and Steve Bognar were nominated for an Oscar for their 2009 documentary, "The Last Truck: Closing of a GM Plant".  Their 2007...

Pull Focus: Patrice O’Neill

Pull Focus: Patrice O'Neill by Erin Finicane and Echo Xie Co-founder of the nationally esteemed outreach organization, The Working Group, Patrice O'Neill is a pioneer in multi-platform citizen...

Pull Focus: Pamela Yates and Paco de Onis

Pull Focus: Pamela Yates and Paco de Onis This year's Human Rights Film Series concluded with a packed screening of The Reckoning on October 29th. The film, directed by Pamela Yates and produced by...

Pull Focus: Gerry Wurzburg

Gerardine Wurzburg is an Academy Award®-winning documentary producer and director whose work addresses disabilities, contemporary history...

Vicky Funari

Vicky Funari  Her latest film, Maquilapolis documents the lives of Carmen and Lourdes, two workers at a maquiladora, massive sweatshops just over the border in Tijuana, Mexico, often owned by the...

Visiting Photographer: Lou Dematteis

Visiting Photographer: Lou Dematteis A former staff photographer for Reuters, Dematteis has published two books: Nicaragua: A Decade of Revolution (W.W. Norton), an anthology of the Sandinista...

George Stoney Visits American Univeristy

George Stoney Visits American University edited by Michael T. Miller and Maura Ugarte A Documentary Filmmaker's Relationship to Their Subject I think the first thing to take into consideration is:...

Liz Garbus

Liz Garbus During her varied career, Garbus has produced documentaries on a wide array of subjects including the US criminal & juvenile  justice system, the death penalty, the entertainment...

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