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Carrie Lozano

Enterprise Documentary Fund, International Documentary Association

Carrie Lozano is an award winning documentary filmmaker and journalist. She is the director of the International Documentary Association's Enterprise Documentary Fund, which supports films that integrate journalistic practice. Prior to that she was an editorial consultant for filmmakers and media organizations and led the National MediaMaker Fellowship. She was also executive producer for documentaries at Al Jazeera America and senior producer of the network’s investigative series Fault Lines, where her team garnered numerous awards, including an Emmy, a Peabody, and several Headliner Awards. Among other work, she produced the Academy Award nominee The Weather Underground and produced and directed the award-winning film Reporter Zero. She is a graduate of UC Berkeley’s Graduate School of Journalism, where she was also a post-graduate fellow at the Investigative Reporting Program. During the fellowship, she reported on PBS Frontline’s “Black Money” and on the history of chemical weapons disposal. She also worked with the Investigative Reporting Program to develop best practices for collaborative investigative reporting and to co-found Collabspace with MediaShift. Her most recent film, The Ballad of Fred Hersch, about one of the foremost jazz pianists of our time, premiered in 2016.

My Speakers Sessions

Friday, November 17

10:45 PST

Saturday, November 18

15:45 PST