How We Made IMITATING LIFE – podcast!

Fellow documentary filmmaker Maureen Maloney recently interviewed director Karen Whitehead about how she  ended up as a documentary filmmaker, and specifically got some cool behind the scenes insights into how this documentary on Suzanne Heintz came together.  Documentary film fans and budding filmmakers can click below to hear highlights from their conversation, plus you can listen… Continue Reading


Art of The Doc

Documentary is always a challenge. it’s very close range. If it’s fighting, it’s like boxing. You have to take all those punches and you have to feel the pain. You cannot hide, you expose yourself and also you have no excuse about any mistakes. So I love it because it’s so truthful and clear and direct.… Continue Reading


Happy Holidays with a twist!

Just about a year ago, we were fortunate enough to be following art activist/photographer Suzanne Heintz with our documentary cameras in New York as she set about to create a holiday card like no other.  But this was not like any other film shoot we’ve been involved with. Navigating Manhattan rooftops and squeezing inside elevators… Continue Reading