Laura Poitras

Member since: Sat, Aug 21 2010
Last visited: Tue, Mar 12 2024
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Occupation: Documentary Filmmaker
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About Laura Poitras

Laura Poitras is working on a trilogy of films about America post 9/11.  The first film, MY COUNTRY, MY COUNTRY (2006), was nominated for an Academy Award,  Independent Spirit Award, and Emmy Award.  The second film, THE OATH (2010), received a Gotham Award for Best Documentary, the Cinematography Award at Sundance, and Emmy nominations for Best Documentary and Outstanding Investigative Journalism.  Her work has been shown at the Sundance Film Festival, Berlin Film Festival, IDFA, SXSW, and New Directors/New Films at MoMA and the Film Society of Lincoln Center.   She has attended the Sundance Lab as both a fellow and creative advisor.  She has taught documentary filmmaking at Yale University, and is currently a visiting artist at the Center for Documentary Studies at Duke University. 


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