Vivian Vasquez & Gretchen Hildebran
Vivian Vasquez (Director/Producer/Featured In) and Gretchen Hildebran (Director/Producer) of "Decade of Fire" discuss what it means to tell your own story, processes of collaboration, and authentic representation in filmmaking.
Jacqueline Olive, Director of "Always in Season", shares lessons learned from being a woman of color in the documentary industry, how to approach and film a community that is not your own, and the importance of trust and effective communication while filming.
Claudia Lacy, featured in "Always in Season", opens up about how to navigate the process of telling your story through documentary film, the importance of honesty, and questions that should be asked to filmmakers before any filming begins.
Michelle Lanier & Alex Glustrom
Michelle Lanier (Executive Producer) and Alex Glustrom (Director) of "Mossville: When Great Trees Fall" talk about power dynamics, collaboration with the community you're filming, true diversity, and ethics in documentary filmmaking.