Director, Producer, Consultant/Coach (Copacetic Pictures); Founder, co-host (The D-Word)
Doug Block is an internationally acclaimed documentary director, producer and consultant/coach. His feature credits as director include: 112 Weddings, The Kids Grow Up, 51 Birch Street, Home Page and The Heck With Hollywood! Producing credits include Silverlake Life, Jupiter’s Wife, Paternal Instinct, A Walk Into the Sea, The Edge of Dreaming, Resurrect Dead: The Mystery of the Toynbee Tiles and the upcoming Futures Past. Block is also the founder and co-host of The D-Word (www.d-word.com), the preeminent online discussion forum for documentary professionals worldwide. In addition to consulting on countless documentaries, including Sarah Polley's Stories We Tell, Block specializes in one-on-one personal coaching for documentary filmmakers.