A lot has been going on for me since I last checked in. I hope all is well with each of you. I've seen a few folks over the past two years, but we definitely need to have a reunion soon. Congrats on everyone's successes!
So, here's an update from me: After a great year long festival run, we premiered A FRAGILE TRUST on Independent Lens last May.…Continue
Added by Brittney Shepherd on March 31, 2015 at 12:26pm — No Comments
MEMORIES OF A PENITENT HEART, a personal documentary film by Cecilia Aldarondo, was awarded a Sundance grant and we're coming close to Rough Cut 1. Check out the trailer here:
Added by Patricia Benabe on March 31, 2015 at 12:25pm — No Comments
Wanted to share the trailer of IN FOOTBALL WE TRUST, a film that I produced and co-directed: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=gnxzYQRBlyE
It was workshopped at WGBH and after 5 years in the making, we premiered at Sundance. Right now I'm between LA, SF and Salt Lake City. If you're ever headed out to UT, let me know!
Brian Knappenberger, who directed my ICE WARRIORS film last year, tells me he is staffing up for a new series, describing it as “investigative/political/civil liberties with a heavy layer of tech. It explores abuses of power mostly around technology but also subjects like privatized prisons, etc.” I don’t know more about the project than this, but Brian is a brilliant director and his Luminant Media company does great work. He's looking for "pretty much the whole range of…Continue
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With great sadness I’m writing to let you know that John Siceloff passed away last Friday after battling a fast-growing cancer. John, who taught for us at the CPB/PBS Producers Workshop at WGBH and at the special Workshop we did for Puerto Rico’s public television, was a wonderful, caring soul who’d worked for more than 20 years as an award-winning broadcast news producer, for ABC, NBC, CBS, and PBS, where he launched Now with Bill Moyers. After years of journalism in the US,…Continue
Added by Judith Vecchione on March 10, 2015 at 9:34am — No Comments