Local/Global in Documentary Films: Effectiveness of Advocacy Media
Ross Lenihan and Ben Sampson, Co-Producers
Ben Sampson, Editor
Ross Lenihan is a second year Masters student in Cinema and Media Studies at UCLA. He completed his BA in Film Studies at UC Berkeley in 2007, before working as the lead researcher and production assistant for the Citizen Engagement Laboratory (CEL), a nonprofit, nonpartisan organization that seeks to organize issue and identity-based communities through digital media and technology. His current research focuses on American guerrilla documentary film and its relationship to new digital media.
Benjamin Sampson is a PhD student in Cinema and Media Studies at UCLA. His research interests include industrial analysis, marketing studies, audience segmentation, and visual essays.