Behind the Camera Lens in Honduras GlobalPost. June 2, 2010 A profile of two Central American documentary filmmakers I met in Argentina, finishing up their feature film on the 2009 coup d'etat in Honduras. Joseph Huff-Hannon
A short film I worked on in Brazil is now available online:
Battle for the Xingupremiered at film festivals worldwide last year, now International Rivers Network is using it in their outreach and advocacy work around the impact of dams on indigenous communities, especially in the Brazilian Amazon. It was directed & produced by Iara Lee and George Gund, founders of Caipirinha Productions. After coming back from production in the Amazon, I also wrote this piece.
Battleground Cinema The Nation, December 8, 2006. A look at some of the video activists and independent filmmakers in war
zones from Iraq to Lebanon and Gaza, using documentaries as instruments
Locating Argentine Memories In These Times, May 3, 2006. I wrote this from Buenos Aires, where I was working on a doc film with the dynamic duo of Estela and Ernesto Bravo. The film, Who Am I? premiered on Channel 4 in the UK, and won "Best Documentary Award" at the 2007 Havana Film Festival. [Full Text]