Two Towns of Jasper

PBS Premiere: Jan. 22, 2003Check the broadcast schedule »

Filmmaker Bios

Whitney DowBefore founding Feral Films in 1998 to make documentaries, Director/Producer Whitney Dow worked in industrial and commercial films. His commercial clients included such leading advertisers as Vanity Fair, The New Yorker, Clinique, Absolut, Revlon, Johnny Walker and Moët & Chandon. He was inspired to make the switch to documentary films after directing two shorts for the American AIDS Rides. Two Towns of Jasper is Dow's first feature.

Marco WilliamsDirector/Producer Marco Williams is an award-winning film director and a member of the faculty in the Undergraduate Film and Television Department at New York University. His credits include the award-winning documentary, In Search Of Our Fathers, and the Cable Ace nominated dramatic short, Without A Pass. He also directed Rebuilding Our Communities, part of the four-hour PBS Making Peace series. Prior to joining NYU, Williams taught at the University of North Carolina School of the Arts. He has also been a visiting lecturer at Duke University. Williams received his BA in Visual and Environmental Studies from Harvard University and MA and a MFA from UCLA.