The CPH:DOX 2014 F:ACT Award
17-Nov / Industry / 0 COMMENTS
I was honored to be a member of the jury for the 2014 Copenhagen Documentary Film Festival’s F:ACT Award. CPH:DOX describes the films in competition as “in-depth documentary meets journalism…films that want to change the world they exist in”. It was my first time on a jury, and I ...
Vote for us: Impact Producers Group at SxSW 2015
14-Aug / Industry / 0 COMMENTS
Help bring the Impact Producers Group to SxSW 2015! View this email in your browser #RealTalk: Impact Producers on Social Change Media Help us bring the Impact Producers Group to SxSW 2015! Our panel features some of the leading practitioners of social impact film and media — strategists, artists and activists ...
3 Reasons Why The General Public is Not Your Audience
20-Nov / Strategy / 0 COMMENTS
Saw this post by communications strategist Bilen Misfen Packwood in my Facebook feed this morning, and my first thought was, “couldn’t agree more.” My next immediate thought was,”I gotta meet this woman! She sounds like an impact producer.” She’s speaking my language; just substitute ‘non-profit’ for ‘documentary film campaign’ or ...
What’s in a name: Impact Producer
12-Nov / Strategy / 6 COMMENTS
At Good Pitch Chicago last month I bumped into a filmmaker who I met briefly some years ago. When he recognized that he knew me he said, “Oh! I’m going to be in NY sometime in the next several weeks and we should get together. I want to talk to ...
EBB POD Productions | Traces of the Trade
04-Oct / Clients / 0 COMMENTS
Traces of the Trade: A Story from the Deep North tells the story of first-time filmmaker Katrina Browne’s troubling discovery that her New England ancestors were the largest slave-trading family in U.S. history. She and nine fellow DeWolf descendants set off to retrace the Triangle Trade: from their old hometown ...