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Divided States of America

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DIRECTED BY
Michael Kirk

WRITTEN BY
Michael Kirk & Mike Wiser

PRODUCED BY
Michael Kirk
Mike Wiser
Philip Bennett

PRODUCED AND REPORTED BY
Jim Gilmore
Gabrielle Schonder

EDITOR
Steve Audette, A.C.E.

COORDINATING PRODUCER
Colette Neirouz Hanna

DIRECTOR OF PHOTOGRAPHY
Ben McCoy

NARRATOR
Will Lyman

STORY EDITOR
Lauren Ezell Kinlaw

RESEARCHERS
Andrew Helms
Dennis Kinlaw

ASSOCIATE PRODUCER
Juliana Schatz

ASSISTANT EDITORS
Elliott Choi
Tim Meagher
Caitlin Rotman
Brittany Bellamy

PRODUCTION ASSISTANTS
Olivia DelVecchio
Caitlin Rotman
Eleni Rodriguez

ORIGINAL MUSIC
John E. Low

SOUND
Jason Pawlak

ONLINE EDITOR/COLORIST
Jim Ferguson

SOUND MIX
Jim Sullivan

ADDITIONAL PRODUCERS
Paul Stekler—The Choice 2008
Gabrielle Tenenbaum—The Choice 2012

ADDITIONAL EDITORS
Chad Ervin
Peter Rhodes
Mark Dugas

ADDITIONAL CAMERA
Bill McMillin
Jason Longo
Mark Rublee
Brian Henderson

ADDITIONAL SOUND
Tom Levy
Eric Soma
Carl Franson
Steve Roseboom
Drew Levinson
Steve Clack
Steve Bores
Jack Bromiley
Jeff Hoien

VOICEOVER
Jeremiah Kissel

ARCHIVAL MATERIALS
ABC News VideoSource
America by Air
Andrew Councill/The New York Times/Redux
Ashley Gilbertson/VII/Redux
Associated Press
Artbeats
Axiom Images
Brendan Smialowski/The New York Times/Redux
Callie Shell/Aurora Photos
Christopher Morris/VII/Redux
CNN
CQ Roll Call
District 7
Doug Mills/The New York Times/Redux
epa European pressphoto agency
Fibonacci Blue
Getty Images
ITN Source/Reuters, ITN Source/Fox News Channel
John Gaps III/Des Moines Register
Kevin EX Films
Luke Sharrett/The New York Times/Redux
NBCUniversal Archives
NewsHour
Nina Berman/NOOR/Redux
Philip Scott Andrews/The New York Times/Redux
Polaris Images
Redux Pictures
Reuters
Richard Perry/The New York Times/Redux
ROTA/Camera Press/Redux
Rufus Cox/Camera Press/Redux
Shealah Craighead
Stephen Crowley/The New York Times/Redux
Todd Heisler/The New York Times/Redux
Tom Williams
Wazee
White House
ZUMAPress.com

Original funding for this program was provided by Public Television stations, Corporation for Public Broadcasting, John D. and Catherine T. MacArthur Foundation, Park Foundation, John and Helen Glessner Family Trust, FRONTLINE Journalism Fund with major support from Jon and Jo Ann Hagler.

FOR FRONTLINE

PRODUCTION MANAGER
Megan McGough Christian

ON-AIR PROMOTION PRODUCER
Missy Frederick

ON-AIR PROMOTION EDITOR
Barry Clegg

ASSISTANT EDITORS
Lindsey Rundell
Joey Mullin

POST PRODUCTION ASSISTANTS
Miles Alvord
Kenzie Audette
Brenna Verre

FOR WGBH OUTPOST

DIRECTOR OF POST PRODUCTION
Chris Fournelle

SENIOR DIRECTOR PRODUCTION TECHNOLOGY
Tim Mangini

SERIES MUSIC
Mason Daring
Martin Brody

SENIOR DIRECTOR OF AUDIENCE DEVELOPMENT
Pamela Johnston

ASSISTANT DIRECTOR OF AUDIENCE DEVELOPMENT
Patrice Taddonio

AUDIENCE ENGAGEMENT EDITOR
Katherine Griwert

AUDIENCE ENGAGEMENT SPECIALIST
Anne Husted

EDITORIAL ASSISTANT
Emma Joslyn

ASSOCIATE PRODUCER, AUDIO
Sophie McKibben

SERIES ASSOCIATE PRODUCER
Amy Gaines

RECORDS MANAGER
John Campopiano

EDITORIAL RESEARCH MANAGER
Lisa Palone

LEGAL
Eric Brass
Jay Fialkov
Janice Flood

SENIOR CONTRACTS MANAGER
Gianna DeGiulio

BUSINESS MANAGER
Sue Tufts

DIRECTOR OF BUSINESS
Tobee Phipps

KNIGHT-MOZILLA FELLOW
Nicky Case

DEVELOPER
Ly Chheng

SENIOR DIGITAL DESIGNER
Dan Nolan

INTERACTIVE EDITOR
Chris Amico

FRONTLINE/COLUMBIA JOURNALISM SCHOOL FELLOWSHIPS

ABRAMS JOURNALISM FELLOW
Anjali Tsui

TOW JOURNALISM FELLOW
Katie Worth

DIGITAL REPORTER
Priyanka Boghani

DIGITAL VIDEO PRODUCER
Michelle Mizner

DIGITAL EDITOR
Jason Breslow

SENIOR DIGITAL REPORTER
Sarah Childress

POST COORDINATING PRODUCER
Robin Parmelee

DIRECTOR OF DIGITAL VIDEO
Carla Borras

SPECIAL COUNSEL
Dale Cohen

SENIOR EDITOR AT LARGE
Louis Wiley Jr.

SENIOR PRODUCERS
Dan Edge
Frank Koughan

MANAGING EDITOR
Andrew Metz

MANAGING DIRECTOR
Jim Bracciale

EXECUTIVE PRODUCER AT LARGE
David Fanning

EXECUTIVE PRODUCER
Raney Aronson-Rath

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