Whether you are new to Twitter or a veteran, "who should I follow" is always a burning question. Based on metrics such as number of Twitter followers, Klout, Kred, and PeerIndex, as well as our own knowledge of the Twitter docusphere, we've compiled a current list of the 25 individuals that you should be sure to follow. They keep people abreast of festival lineups, premieres and reviews, funding and submission opportunities, and relevant news for documentary filmmakers.
Programming Associate, Documentaries: Sundance. Senior Programmer: DOC NYC. Film & Fest Consultant. Contributor: Indiewire. All things documentary: w(n)td
Film Journalist, http://About.com
Director of ESPN 30 for 30 THE U and BROKE, COCAINE COWBOYS and SQUARE GROUPER. I finally caved: http://instagram.com/billycorben/
Doc Soup Man blogs at the PBS POV website, where he reports and rants on all things documentary. His journo news & culture bits here, too. http://www.tomroston.com
Blogger for the awesome @povdocs. Media prof seeking 2013-14 gig. Researching documentary distribution and women's docs. Part-time public relations consultant.
Husband, father, brother, son, problem solver, bridge builder, people connector, visual storyteller and elevating the art of storytelling at @2storypdx.
Now: Film Society of Lincoln Center (@FilmLinc @FilmComment). Also: Co-Founder, indieWIRE (@Indiewire).
Director of Digital Initiatives at the Tribeca Film Institute. Endlessly thinking about documentaries, social media, engagement & technology. And robots!
The jet-lagged and guitar-obsessed director of the documentary films Helvetica, Objectified, and Urbanized. Now: The Olympic City photo project.
Senior Producer - National Film Board of Canada - Canada's public producer of documentary/animation/new media --- http://highrise.nfb.ca
Filmmaker/Author/Strategist. Founder of Hybrid Cinema. I wrote TOTBO (http://bit.ly/totbo ) based on my experiences releasing my film @bombitthemovie.
Transmedia activism. Narrative design. Social innovation. Flamenco. Viva la vida.
I make documentaries
Filmmaker ('Fahrenheit 9/11'), author ('Stupid White Men'), citizen ('United States of America').
Mustache wearin', Guinness Drinkin', CNN Inside Man shootin', 1D chasin' filmmaker (and dad)
I love creating. I make films so I can learn & then share what I discover while entertaining. Visit our new portal to stoke innovation: http://www.atotaldisruption.com
|Pat Aufderheide |
Prof, Communication, American University
|Robert Greene |
Present tense documentaries: KATI WITH AN I, FAKE IT SO REAL and ACTRESS (coming soon).
film passionate person, and creator of http://cinemaschool.net
Digital marketing strategist @filmcollab & co author of Selling Your Film Without Selling Your Soul http://www.sellingyourfilm.com/store/ email list http://eepurl.com/9_YQ
Working together with you & the SF Film Society,we are going to build a better world for ambitious film. Right? http://www.rebelmouse.com/TedHope
Managing Editor, Documentary Channel Blog. Weekend Editor, Film School Rejects. Contributor to http://Movies.com and Moviefone. Opinions my own, of course.
Film curator at @TIFF_net, @DOCNYCfest, @STFdocs, @MontclairFF, @MiamiFilmFest + Doc Club on @SundanceNOW. Teach at @socdoc. Made in Detroit.
Filmmaker & Founder/The Webby Awards. Info on feature doc Connected (available on iTunes, Amazon, Netflix), #TED Book/Film Brain Power, http://tiffanyshlain.com
facilitating creative innovation for art, culture and human rights
If you have an addition, update or correction, please email filmmakers[at]pov.org and let us know!
Last Updated: 9/3/2013