Interview with producers of American Experience documentary “The Boys of ’36”

On making of ‘The Boys of ’36’ documentary.

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Jocelyn Moorhouse: Her Return to Directing and Making ‘The Dressmaker’

Video co-produced by Laila Kazmi and Stacey Jenkins for the KCTS 9 SIFF series. For director Jocelyn Moorhouse, The Dressmaker is about the power of transformation and love. Based on a popular novel by Rosalie Ham, the film marks Moorhouse’s return to directing after about 18 years. “I didn’t want to leave directing,” says Moorhouse about her…

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Writing an American Story: Playwright Yussef El Guindi

Yussef El Guindi flips through the pages of his newest play. Seated next to the director, he follows along with the actress who is rehearsing her lines in the small rehearsal room at Theatre Puget Sound. The play, set to open in Seattle, is Collaborator — a one-woman show in which the character, an American…

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Films of Prasanna Vithanage

Prasanna Vithanage is one Sri Lanka’s leading filmmakers. This interview was conducted at Seattle’s PBS television station, while Vithanage was visiting for a retrospective of his work at the Seattle South Asian Film Festival.

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