DocLab Shorts 24 Nov at 19:45
A program of short stories that would never have existed without the internet.
Juror #3: Zach Wise
Introducing the jury for the 1st IDFA DocLab Award for Digital Storytelling, sponsored by Canon.
Zach Wise is an award-winning producer for the New York Times, where his recent work has garnered him a Peabody Award and an Emmy nomination (for Choosing a President). Before coming to the Times, he was Senior Multimedia Producer at the Las Vegas Sun, where he contributed to a Pulitzer Prize-winning piece on construction deaths on the Las Vegas Strip. His work at the Sun was also recognized at the Webby Awards, the Online News Association, and the National Press Photographers Association. Wise was a visiting professor at Ohio University’s School of Visual Communication. While there, he was the executive producer of the Soul of Athens multimedia project, for which he also taught the classes. This project went on to win multiple awards from Pictures of the Year International and the NPPA’s Best of Photojournalism prize.
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