Sierra Pettengill

Participates in 1 Session
Sierra Pettengill is a Brooklyn-based filmmaker and archivist. Town Hall, her feature-length documentary, broadcast nationally on PBS in 2014. She is the producer of the Academy Award-nominated documentary Cutie and the Boxer, which also won the directing award at the Sundance Film Festival 2013 and is nominated for a 2015 Emmy. She was the associate producer of several Emmy-nominated historical documentaries for HBO and PBS, on subjects ranging from PTSD in American veterans to Walt Whitman to the Triangle Shirtwaist Factory Fire of 1911. She was the archivist on Jim Jarmusch's Gimme Danger (Cannes 2016), Mike Mills' 20th Century Women (NYFF 2016), Robert Greene's Kate Plays Christine (Sundance 2016), and Matt Wolf’s Teenage(Tribeca Film Festival 2013), amongst many others. Her writing on film has appeared in The Talkhouse, Filmmaker Magazine, and Motherwell Journal, and she currently teaches documentary film at Rutgers University.

Sessions in which Sierra Pettengill participates

Wednesday 28 September, 2016

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