Our media studios producer and technical advisor for the Filmmaking Camp, David Bibbey, is an Emmy Award winning broadcast TV producer, host/presenter, corporate videographer, event emcee and a poet laureate.
David hosted and produced CPTV’s ‘All Things Connecticut’, ‘Connecticut Cultural Treasures’ and was the concept creator, producer and host of the ‘Breaking Bread’ series.
Leigh Anne Sides is a director, editor, producer, and writer who has been working in the entertainment industry for many years. In addition to work on documentaries for PBS and National Geographic, Sides worked as an editor/producer for CNN's Amanpour & Co, Sides has worked for CBS, NBC, The History Channel, A&E, The Discovery Channel and many other major broadcast, cable and digital outlets.
Sides was invited to take part in the Sundance Institute's Filmmakers’ Workshop and she has received various awards and honorable mentions for her work, including an Oscar, a Peabody, nine national Emmy nominations and a Ciné Golden Eagle for her work on the Exposé episode “In a Small Town”.
The News Feature Storytelling workshop is made possible by the continuing generosity of Roz and Bud Siegel.