26th Ji.hlava International Documentary Film Festival

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Ilse fernandez

country: United States
profession: Director, Producer
institution: Viva Vida Productions
attending: 24. 10. 2021 - 31. 10. 2021
(Director/Producer) is a Colombian-born U.S. immigrant, documentary filmmaker and docu-series showrunner with over 20 years of experience. She has produced and directed over 200 hours of nonfiction and long-form documentaries for ABC, NBC, Vice, MTV, Netflix, Discovery, A&E, and NatGeo. Ilse began tackling pressing social issues via documentary as a director and story producer on five seasons of A&E’s “Intervention” series, including the 2009 Emmy Award-winning season. As the showrunner on Viceland’s cutting-edge eight-part documentary series “Cyberwar,” she explored geopolitical-digital conflicts, from NSA whistleblowers to Anonymous. On Spotify’s “Music Happens Here” documentary series, she served as both director and showrunner. The series won three Clio awards.
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