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Lisa Ades

Lisa Ades is a documentary filmmaker who has produced and directed films for PBS and cable television for more than 20 years. Her acclaimed film, Miss America, premiered at the Sundance Film Festival before its broadcast on the PBS series American Experience in 2002. Previously, she produced award-winning films with Ric Burns, including New York, ... See full bio »

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Nominated for 1 Primetime Emmy. Another 2 wins & 1 nomination. See more awards »

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Indie Sex: Taboos
Indie Sex: Teens
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 2006 Fabulous! The Story of Queer Cinema (Documentary) (producer)
 2005 Chasing the Crown (TV Movie documentary) (executive producer)
 2005 Love Files: The Anatomy of Love (TV Movie documentary) (executive producer)
 2004 In the Company of Women (TV Movie documentary) (producer)
 2003 Beauty in a Jar (TV Movie documentary) (producer)
  American Experience (TV Series documentary) (producer - 3 episodes, 1992 - 2002) (co-producer - 1 episode, 1991)
- Miss America (2002) ... (producer)
- The Donner Party (1992) ... (producer)
- Coney Island (1991) ... (co-producer)
 1999-2001 New York: A Documentary Film (TV Series documentary) (producer - 6 episodes)
- City of Tomorrow (1929-1941) (2001) ... (producer)
- Cosmopolis (1919-1931) (1999) ... (producer)
- Sunshine and Shadow (1865-1898) (1999) ... (producer)
- The Power and the People (1898-1918) (1999) ... (producer)
- Order and Disorder (1825-1865) (1999) ... (producer)
 2001 Indie Sex: Taboos (TV Movie documentary) (producer)
 1995 The Way West (TV Movie documentary) (producer)
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