The Civil Rights History Project: Survey of Collections and Repositories
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Repository URL: http://www.paulettefilms.com/index.html
Repository description (extant): Paulette Moore is a documentary filmmaker, educator and journalist with narrative films rising. Through her work with established and emerging media she explores how art, power, conflict, justice and beauty all intersect, inspire and inform. Moore's 20 years of freelance work includes directing, producing and writing for National Geographic, Discovery Channel, History Channel, PBS, and truTV.
Moore currently teaches documentary film production and social media with Eastern Mennonite University in Harrisonburg, VA and is a consultant with the UN Refugee Agency (UNHCR) in Geneva, Switzerland, creating films and a blog to promote gender justice and diversity within the organization.
From 2004 - 2009 Moore was the staff filmmaker at Shenandoah University in Winchester, VA where she created independent documentaries, mentored student filmmakers, developed on-line programming and connected community through film. Her short documentary Wit, Will and Walls; the Betty Kilby Fisher Story explored desegregation in the Shenandoah Valley. The film was funded by a grant from the Virginia Foundation for the Humanities.
Repository type: Other
[Wit, Will, and Walls: The Betty Kilby Fisher Story interviews]