Alix Blair

Director, Cinematographer, Producer
Collective of Documentary Women Cinematographers
Participates in 1 Session

Alix is an award-winning documentary maker, both in film and audio, and has been working in nonfiction storytelling for over a decade, as a creator and as a teacher, focusing on stories of human rights, women’s voices, environmental justice and trauma-awareness. She has a Masters in Environmental Management from the Nicholas School of the Environment at Duke University with a focus in Human Rights, Women and Conservation. Her graduate research in southwestern Uganda won multiple awards, including the Duke Center for Human Rights Fellowship. Alix received a certification in Ecological Horticulture from the Center for Agroecology and Sustainable Food Systems at UC Santa Cruz and, for a time, worked on small-scale organic farms.

She co-founded the Bay Area-based Collective of Documentary Women Cinematographers and is a member of Film Fatales. She was selected for UC Berkeley Journalism’s Investigative Reporting Program’s workshop for independent documentary filmmakers. She is a researcher and speaker on vicarious trauma in documentary filmmaking. She runs the series Documentary Happy Hour.

Alix is also a trauma-informed yoga teacher

Sessions in which Alix Blair participates

Thursday 27 September, 2018

Time Zone: PDT/(GMT-08:00) Pacific Time (US & Canada)
10:00 AM
10:00 AM

Sessions in which Alix Blair attends

Wednesday 26 September, 2018

Time Zone: PDT/(GMT-08:00) Pacific Time (US & Canada)
7:15 AM
7:15 AM
9:00 AM
9:00 AM
9:45 AM
9:45 AM
Frederick Wiseman
Participant
Zipporah Films
Director, Producer, Edit...
10:30 AM
10:30 AM
12:00 PM
12:00 PM
1:45 PM
1:45 PM
3:30 PM
3:30 PM
5:00 PM
5:00 PM
6:30 PM
6:30 PM
  • Gimme Truth!
  • Signup required
  • The Montalbán - Theatre
  • 6:30 PM - 8:00 PM  | 1 hour 30 minutes
  • Game Show
    CreativityTransparencyEmerging

Thursday 27 September, 2018

Time Zone: PDT/(GMT-08:00) Pacific Time (US & Canada)
9:00 AM
9:00 AM
  • Keynote: Orwa Nyrabia
  • Signup required
  • Pickford Center for Motion Picture Study - Linwood Dunn Theater
  • 9:00 AM - 9:30 AM  | 30 minutes
  • Keynote
    CreativitySustainabilityTransparencyInternationalASL AvailableClosed CaptionedEmerging
11:30 AM
11:30 AM
  • Duty of Care: Protecting Vulnerable Sources
  • Signup required
  • Film L.A. - Meeting Room
  • 11:30 AM - 1:00 PM  | 1 hour 30 minutes
  • Panel
    TransparencyJournalism
1:15 PM
1:15 PM
4:00 PM
4:00 PM
5:45 PM
5:45 PM
7:30 PM
7:30 PM