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Filmmaker Notes

Field Trip to the DMZ: Filmmaker Notes

Behind the scenes with filmmakers Micah Fink and Jong Suk Lee.

Apr 6th, 2009 | Comments

Pakistan at the Polls: Filmmaker Notes: Petr Lom

A Pakistani friend told me the story of Ihsan Ulaan Khan, and I was immediately intrigued. There was certainly enough material for a film here.

Mar 3rd, 2009 | Comments

Pakistan at the Polls: Filmmaker Notes: Abigail Spindel

After consulting Nighat Saeed Khan, a leading Pakistani activist and friend of Abida Hussain's, we jumped at the opportunity to follow her on election day.

Mar 3rd, 2009 | Comments

From Jihad to Rehab: Nancy Durham: Filmmaker Notes

Canadian journalist Nancy Durham writes about the experience of reporting from Saudi Arabia.

Dec 17th, 2008 | Comments

18 with a Bullet: Filmmaker Notes: Nina Alvarez

Filmmaker Nina Alvarez talks about a mother's love for her son and shares her personal experience as a Salvadoran-American.

Aug 5th, 2008 | Comments

Lord’s Children: Audio: Filmmaker Notes

An interview with filmmaker Oliver Stoltz about the making of "Lord's Children."

Jul 29th, 2008 | Comments

Burning Season: Filmmaker Notes: Cathy Henkel

Filmmaker Cathy Henkel talks about the reasons behind making the film, "Burning Season."

Jul 22nd, 2008 | Comments

Birth of a Surgeon: Video: Filmmaker Notes

Filmmakers Karin Falck and Loui Bernal talk about the making of "Birth of a Surgeon."

Jul 15th, 2008 | Comments

Japan’s About-Face: Filmmaker Notes: Micah Fink

Filmmaker Micah Fink talks about how and why he was granted the access necessary to make "Japan's About-Face". Fink also reflects on whether Japan is still a pacifist nation.

Jul 8th, 2008 | Comments

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