Amy Gaines

Series Coordinating Producer

Amy works across the series' editorial, digital video, and podcast teams, assisting with story development, research and fact checking. Since joining the series in 2015, Amy has helped develop a FRONTLINE VR App for Oculus headsets and scripted digital videos for FRONTLINE’s social channels. She produced “The Weight of Dust” for the FRONTLINE Dispatch about her quest to understand the long arm of 9/11 through the story of what happened to her father and thousands of others diagnosed with illnesses believed to be caused by exposure to toxic chemicals at Ground Zero. She graduated from Boston University with a degree in film and television.


Boston, MA

The Weight of Dust
Scott Gaines was a first responder on 9/11. When he retired a couple months later, he thought he’d escaped the aftermath unscathed.
December 13, 2018
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