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Thomas Lennon's work in documentary film has earned him an Academy Award and three Academy nominations. But more often his good fortune has come in pairs: two national Emmys, two duPont-Columbia awards, two George Foster Peabody awards, and two films that premiered at Sundance. Lennon most recently directed Sacred, a vast global documentary for PBS... See full bio »

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 2017 Knife Skills (Documentary) (producer) (filming)
  Sacred (Documentary) (producer) (post-production)
 2010 The Warriors of Qiugang (Documentary short) (producer)
 2008 Tongzhi in Love (Documentary short) (producer)
 2007 Terry Sanford and the New South (TV Movie documentary) (producer)
 2006 Chung To: Close Up & Personal (TV Movie documentary) (producer)
 2006 The Blood of Yingzhou District (Documentary short) (producer)
 2005 Julia's Story (TV Movie documentary) (producer)
 2005 Yao Ming and Children Affected b HIV/AIDS (TV Movie documentary) (producer)
  Becoming American: The Chinese Experience (TV Series documentary) (series producer - 3 episodes, 2003) (producer - 2 episodes, 2003)
- No Turning Back (2003) ... (producer) / (series producer)
- Gold Mountain Dreams (2003) ... (series producer)
- Between Two Worlds (2003) ... (producer)
- Becoming American: Personal Journeys (2003) ... (series producer)
 1989-2001 American Experience (TV Series documentary) (producer - 4 episodes)
- The Hurricane of '38 (2001) ... (producer)
- The Battle Over Citizen Kane (1996) ... (producer)
- Demon Rum (1989) ... (producer)
  Frontline (TV Series documentary) (producer - 4 episodes, 1990 - 2000) (senior producer - 1 episode, 1996)
- Jefferson's Blood (2000) ... (producer)
- The Pilgrimage of Jesse Jackson (1996) ... (senior producer)
- The Choice '92 (1992) ... (producer)
- Seven Days in Bensonhurst (1990) ... (producer)
  The Irish in America: Long Journey Home (TV Mini-Series documentary) (series producer - 2 episodes, 1998) (producer - 2 episodes, 1998)
- Success (1998) ... (series producer)
- Up from City Streets (1998) ... (producer)
- All Across America (1998) ... (producer)
- The Great Hunger (1998) ... (series producer)
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Show Show Writer (9 credits)
Show Show Cinematographer (2 credits)
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Alternate Names:

Thomas Furneaux Lennon | Tom Lennon

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