Should We Kid Or Not?

Should We Kid Or Not?

November 15, 2019


Maxine Trump and Dorottya Mathe

Strangers from all walks of life debate reproductive choices and related hot-button topics in Should We Kid or Not?


About the Documentary

To kid or not to kid, that is the question. Reproductive choice is often a taboo subject, and in this web series, strangers from all walks of life tackle and debate hot-button topics like sterilization, adoption, and teen pregnancy. Grab a ringside seat and ask yourself, Should We Kid or Not?

The Filmmakers

Maxine Trump

Maxine Trump's last feature documentary, Musicwood, was a New York Times Critics' Pick, a festival award-winner and played in theaters, on airlines and TV networks around the world. Maxine has directed both long and short documentaries for the TV networks Discovery, TNT, Sundance Channel, BBC, TLC, etc. She worked at the BBC in London for seven years as a development executive for scripted comedy before emigrating to the USA, working as a TV commercial director and producer for eight years.

Dorottya Mathe

Dorottya Mathe is a New York based Producer from Hungary with nearly two decades of experience in the television and film industry. She enjoys collaborating with international cast and crew on eclectic projects for various mediums including slow-motion video installations for the Lincoln Center; dance-theatre-opera for BAC; non-profit documentary about NYC‘s largest public art project – Sing for Hope: Pop-Up Pianos; retrospective music documentary on a garage-rock band The Fleshtones; indie fiction films such as The Independents, a modern folk ’n roll fable; Impossible Monsters, a psychological thriller. Dorottya has been a producing instructor for the Documentary Faculty at the New York Film Academy since 2010.

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