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Shane Smith is an Emmy Award-winning Canadian journalist and web entrepreneur. He is the co-founder and CEO of the international media company VICE Media, operating an international network of digital channels, a television production studio, a record label, an in-house creative services agency, a book-publishing house, and a feature film division. ... See full bio »

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 2016 The Bad Batch (executive producer) (pre-production)
 2015 Shot: The Mick Rock Documentary (Documentary) (executive producer) (post-production)
 2015 Tikrit Refugees: Caught in the Middle (Short) (executive producer)
 2015 Institutionalized: Mental Health Behind Bars (Short) (executive producer)
 2015 The Vice News Interview: John Kiriakou (Short) (executive producer)
 2015 Coca and Faith in the Amazon (Short) (executive producer)
 2015 Under Siege in Ramadi (Short) (executive producer)
 2015 Pipeline Nation: America's Broken Industry (Short) (executive producer)
 2015 Europe or Die: Libya's Migrants Jails (Short) (executive producer)
 2015 Ukraine's Religious War (Short) (executive producer)
 2015 The VICE News Interview: President Obama (Short) (executive producer)
 2015 The VICE News Round Table with President Obama (Short) (executive producer)
 2013-2015 Vice (TV Series documentary) (executive producer - 22 episodes)
- Our Rising Oceans (2015) ... (executive producer)
- Surveillance City & The Forgotten War (2014) ... (executive producer)
- Heroin Warfare & the Coldest War (2014) ... (executive producer)
- Playing with Nuclear Fire & No Man Left Behind (2014) ... (executive producer)
- Crude Awakening & Enemy of My Enemy (2014) ... (executive producer)
 2014/II The War Next Door (Short) (executive producer)
 2014 The New King of Coke (Short) (executive producer)
 2014/III The Architect (Short) (executive producer)
 2014 Pancakes (executive producer)
 2014 The Islamic State (Short) (executive producer)
 2014 Cocaine and Crude: Mexican Drug Cartels Discover Oil (Short) (executive producer)
 2014 Cooking with Cocaine (Short) (executive producer)
 2014 Young and Gay: Jamaica's Gully Queens (Short) (executive producer)
 2014 The Jim Norton Show (TV Series) (executive producer - 1 episode)
- Episode #1.1 (2014) ... (executive producer)
 2014 Off the Res: Aboriginal Gangs in Winnipeg (Short) (executive producer)
 2014 British Jihadist in Syria (Short) (executive producer)
 2014 Monkey Meat and the Ebola Outbreak in Liberia (Short) (executive producer)
 2014 Swatting (Short) (executive producer)
 2014 All This Mayhem (Documentary) (executive producer)
 2014 Sweden's War on Fascists (Short) (executive producer)
 2014 The Battle for Aleppo (Short) (executive producer)
 2014 Corruption, Cocaine, and Murder in Trinidad (Short) (executive producer)
 2014 Syria: Wolves of the Valley (Short) (executive producer)
 2014 Bangkok Rising (Short) (executive producer)
 2014 Jamaican Bud Business (Documentary short) (executive producer)
 2014 My Life Online: The Grim Looner (Video documentary short) (executive producer)
 2014 Syria: Al-Qaeda's New Home (Short) (executive producer)
 2014 Fishing Without Nets (executive producer)
 2013 Streetcar (Short) (executive producer)
 2013 The Elmore B&S Ball (Video documentary short) (executive producer)
 2013 The Vice Podcast Show (TV Series documentary) (executive producer - 1 episode)
- Tim Freccia Discusses Life in Conflict Zones (2013) ... (executive producer)
 2013 Lil Bub & Friendz (Documentary) (executive producer)
 2013 Cowboy Capitalists (Documentary short) (executive producer)
 2012 Rule Britannia: The British Wrestler (Video documentary short) (executive producer)
 2012 The Fourth Dimension (executive producer)
 2011 Dalston Superstars (TV Series) (executive producer - 4 episodes)
- Episode #1.4 (2011) ... (executive producer)
- Episode #1.3 (2011) ... (executive producer)
- Episode #1.2 (2011) ... (executive producer)
- Episode #1.1 (2011) ... (executive producer)
 2011 Toxic Amazon (Documentary) (executive producer)
 2011 The Rebels of Libya (Video documentary short) (executive producer)
 2011 The Vice Guide to Everything (TV Series documentary) (executive producer - 1 episode)
- Liberia/Lowriders/Libya/Based Music (2011) ... (executive producer)
 2011 The Vice Guide to Congo (Documentary short) (executive producer)
 2010 Doctor Laser (Documentary short) (executive producer)
 2010 Tokoloshe (Video documentary short) (executive producer)
 2010/I The Ride (Documentary) (executive producer)
 2010 Aokigahara: Suicide Forest (Video documentary) (executive producer)
 2009 Munchies: David Chang (Video documentary short) (executive producer)
 2009 VBS Meets: Coffin Joe (Video documentary short) (executive producer)
 2009 Hamilton's Pharmacopeia: The Sapo Diaries (Video documentary) (executive producer)
 2009 VBS Meets: The Biggest Ass in Brazil (Video documentary short) (executive producer)
 2009 White Lightnin' (co-producer)
 2008 Alarma! (Documentary) (executive producer)
 2008 Garbage Island (Documentary) (executive producer)
 2007 Heavy Metal in Baghdad (Documentary) (executive producer)
 2006 The Vice Guide to Travel (TV Series documentary) (executive producer)
 2004 How's Your News?: On the Campaign Trail (TV Movie documentary) (executive producer)
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Shane Smith currently works at the Vice offices in Brooklyn and resides in TriBeCa.

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