Filmmaker Notes

Time for School Series: Filmmaker Notes

The filmmakers talk about their experiences meeting the children and following their stories.

Sep 9th, 2009

Once Upon a Coup: Filmmaker Notes

Filmmaker Chris Olgiati describes his experience making Once Upon a Coup.

Aug 25th, 2009

Eyes of the Storm: Full Interview with the Filmmakers

WIDE ANGLE executive producer Tom Casciato interviews journalists Evan Williams and Siobhan Sinnerton about their experiences working with the Democratic Voice of Burma to gather footage after Cyclone Nargis.

Aug 19th, 2009

Victory Is Your Duty: Interview With Filmmaker Andrew Lang

Filmmaker Andrew Lang tells WIDE ANGLE about how he stumbled upon the Havana Boxing Academy.

Aug 12th, 2009

The Market Maker: Production Diary III: Open Sesame

I’m sitting on the roof of my hotel at sunset in Humera, sweating. The temperature is dropping, but it’s still up around 115 Fahrenheit.

Jul 22nd, 2009

The Market Maker: Production Diary II: Coffee and Peppers

Eleni and her staff at the Ethiopia Commodities Exchange (ECX) are struggling to free themselves from the complex and thorny world that is the international coffee industry....

Jul 21st, 2009

The Market Maker: Production Diary I: Farming and Filming, Before Sunrise

At 3:30 a.m. this morning, we were shivering on the side of a desolate road near Bure, a provincial town seven hours north of Addis Ababa, Ethiopia...

Jul 20th, 2009

Heart of Jenin: Filmmaker Notes

Filmmakers Leon Geller and Marcus Vetter talk about their experiences working on the film.

Jul 7th, 2009

Raise the Last Glass: Filmmaker Notes

Behind the scenes with filmmakers Lauren Kesner and Lucy Kennedy.

Jun 11th, 2009

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