LOS ARTISTAS Awarded 56th Annual Northwest Emmy® Award

I am very excited to report that our broadcast special ‘Borders & Heritage: Los Artistas’ won the 2019 56th Northwest Annual Emmy® Award! The program was produced for and aired on the PBS television station KCTS 9 in Seattle. This project was a true labor of love for me. I am eternally thankful to an…

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My SIFF 2019 Watch List

It’s that time of the year in Seattle! Those of us with an affinity for world cinema are clearing out our schedules for the next four weeks to attend screenings of much-awaited new films and talks. I am talking about the Seattle International Film Festival (SIFF), which starts this week on May 16 and runs…

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Emmy Nomination for LOS ARTISTAS, Broadcast Special for KCTS 9!

I am thrilled to learn that that our show ‘Los Artistas,’ which I conceived and oversaw as a senior producer at Seattle’s PBS television station KCTS 9 is nominated for 2019 Northwest Emmy Awards. Watch the full show: https://player.pbs.org/viralplayer/3013806585/ Los Artistas is a broadcast documentary special for Seattle’s PBS television station. The program tells the…

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A Little Shop with A Lot of Wisdom

For over twenty years, Rigdzin Tingkhye has run his small Tibetan shop, Pema Kharpo, in Seattle—with the goal to buy and sell consciously. This story was produced for broadcast on Seattle Channel in the weekly show CityStream. Nestled in a row of shops and restaurants in Seattle’s Greenwood neighborhood, is the city’s oldest Tibetan boutique gift shop. In…

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Video Series for Peacock in the Desert: The Royal Arts of Jodhpur, India – Seattle Art Museum

A series of short videos produced for the Seattle Art Museum in connection with the traveling exhibit Peacock in the Desert: The Royal Arts of Jodhpur, India. The videos are based on interviews conducted with the Maharaja GajSingh II of Marwar-Jodhpur and his daughter Princess Baijilal Shivranjani Rajye, who were in Seattle for the exhibit.

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Conversation with Sharmeen Obaid Chinoy

9/13/2018 Seattle, WA – Sharmeen Obaid Chinoy is one of the most courageous documentary filmmakers of today. I first interviewed her when she had just made her first documentary in 2003 and have followed her progression since then. So it was a great pleasure to host this conversation with Sharmeen at the Seattle University Pigott…

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