DOCUMENTARY EDITING


Carla Ruff is an award-winning documentary editor, a producer and editor for TV’s Dan Rather Reports, and the director, editor, and motion-graphics designer of over 30 event videos, promotional films, and video art installations. Also a filmmaker, she has a degree in film from NYU and is a fellow in film from New York Foundation for the Arts.


Watch Dan Rather Reports showreel: 2 min.

FOLLOW THE LEADER


Dir. Jonathan Goodman Levitt


DJ, Nick, and Ben are ambitious teenage republicans out to change the world and get famous in politics. As they grow up, however, disillusionment challenges their ideals and very purposes in life. National PBS broadcast.


Watch Trailer: 2 min.

DAUGHTERS OF WISDOM


Dir. Bari Pearlman
www.daughtersofwisdom.com


High in the mountains of remote northeastern Tibet, a thriving Buddhist monastery for nuns gives women a rare chance for education and spiritual study.

WINNER Best Editor, Brooklyn Film Festival
WINNER Audience Award, Brooklyn Film Festival
WINNER Special Jury Prize, Trento Film Festival


Watch 1 min preview
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DIANE SKYHAWK


Dir. Jason Wade Hammonds
www.doorweb.net


A woman dying from Lupus goes on a quest to discover her Native American roots, and to pass on the knowledge of her ancestry to the next generation.


Watch opening scene: 90 sec.

LIVING ARTISTS


Dir. Carla Ruff


New York City artists struggle to overcome issues of creative and personal inertia.


Watch trailer: 1 min.

THE NEVER ENDING PATH


Dir. Annette Danto


A portrait of women in rural India, highlighting issues of poverty, single-mother households, healthcare, education, and intercaste marriage.


Watch 5 min preview

STEVE EARLE: JUST AN AMERICAN BOY, 2003


Dir. Amos Poe
www.amospoe.com


6 months on tour with controversial political rocker Steve Earle.

PREMIERED London Film Festival
BROADCAST Country Music Television


THREE PORTRAITS, 2002


Dir. Louise Tiranoff


Three families share their stories about raising children with Angelman syndrome, a rare genetic disorder causing severe physical and mental disabilities.