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 2012 Independent Lens (TV Series documentary) (executive producer - 1 episode)
- Solar Mamas (2012) ... (executive producer)
 2010 Making Money Mobile (Short) (executive producer)
 2005-2009 P.O.V. (TV Series documentary) (executive producer - 7 episodes)
- The Betrayal (Nerakhoon) (2009) ... (executive producer)
- Up the Yangtze (2008) ... (executive producer)
- Made in L.A. (2007) ... (executive producer)
- Maquilapolis: City of Factories (2006) ... (executive producer: P.O.V./American Documentary)
- Twelve Disciples of Nelson Mandela (2006) ... (executive producer)
 2006 Rain in a Dry Land (Documentary) (executive producer)
 2005 The Education of Shelby Knox (Documentary) (executive producer: P.O.V.)
 2004 In the Realms of the Unreal (Documentary) (executive producer)
 2002 American Experience (TV Series documentary) (consulting producer - 1 episode)
- Miss America (2002) ... (consulting producer)
 2000 La boda (TV Movie documentary) (executive producer)
 1996 Signal to Noise: Life with Television (TV Mini-Series) (executive producer)
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