PROVIDERS
(85 min) US
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Directors/Producers: Anna Moot-Levin, Laura Green, Jamie Meltzer, Sally Jo Fifer

Description:
Set against the backdrop of the physician shortage and opioid epidemic in rural America, film follows three healthcare providers in northern New Mexico. They work at El Centro, a group of safety-net clinics that offer care to all who walk through the doors, regardless of ability to pay. Amidst personal struggles that reflect those of their patients, the journeys of the providers unfold as they work to reach rural Americans who would otherwise be left out of the healthcare system.

Biography:
Laura Green is a documentary director and editor based in San Francisco. She has directed, produced and edited five short documentaries, which played at numerous festivals, including Palm Springs Shortfest, Aspen Shortsfest, Sarasota Film Festival, Mill Valley Film Festival, and Outfest. She edited True Son as well as the ITVS-funded documentary web-series The F Word.

Anna Moot-Levin has directed, produced, shot and edited several films, including the award-winning film Track by Track which premiered at Slamdance. Her work has been screened at festivals around the world including The American Pavilion at Cannes and the AFI/Discovery Channel Silverdocs Film Festival. She is also an associate producer of the Academy Award-winning documentary Inside Job and editor of The Making of Gabrieli.

Jamie Meltzer is a documentary filmmaker whose films have been broadcast nationally on PBS and screened at numerous film festivals worldwide. They include Off the Charts: The Song-Poem Story, Welcome to Nollywood, La Caminata, Informant and True Conviction which recently premiered at the Tribeca Film Festival.

Sally Jo Fifer since taking the helm in 2001, Fifer has piloted ITVS through major programmatic expansion, launching the primetime Emmy Award-winning PBS series Independent Lens and the organization’s first international venture, the Global Perspectives Project, which funded over 140 international independent documentary films for U.S. broadcast and digital distribution and distributed American films to over 100 million viewers in two dozen countries.

Contact Information:
e: lauragreendocs@gmail.com
w: http://theprovidersdoc.com/


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