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Louis Alvarez (II)

Louis Alvarez began making documentaries while living in New Orleans in the 1970s. It was there he met his longtime producing partner Andrew Kolker and set out to make a series of films on Louisiana culture. The two producers moved to New York in 1985. Much of their work has been shown first on public television in the US. See full bio »

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 2018 Retro Report (TV Series) (producer - 1 episode)
- Gerrymandering: The Unholy Alliance (2018) ... (producer)
 2016 Postcards from the Great Divide (TV Series documentary) (executive producer - 9 episodes)
- Blue Wind on a Red Prairie (2016) ... (executive producer)
- Gibraltar May Tumble (2016) ... (executive producer)
- Million-Dollar School Board (2016) ... (executive producer)
- Whatever Happened to Wisconsin Nice? (2016) ... (executive producer)
- Post-Obama Drama (2016) ... (executive producer)
 1988-2014 P.O.V. (TV Series documentary) (producer - 2 episodes)
- Getting Back to Abnormal (2014) ... (producer)
- American Tongues (1988) ... (producer)
 2013 Getting Back to Abnormal (Documentary) (producer)
 2010 You Got to Swing (Documentary) (producer)
 2007 The Anti-Americans (a Hate/Love Relationship) (Video documentary) (producer)
 2007 America at a Crossroads (TV Series documentary) (producer - 1 episode)
 2004 Sex: Female (Documentary) (co-executive producer)
 2004 Small Ball: A Little League Story (Documentary) (producer)
 2001 People Like Us: Social Class in America (TV Movie documentary) (co-executive producer)
 1999 Moms (Documentary) (producer)
 1996 Vote for Me: Politics in America (TV Special) (producer)
 1992 Louisiana Boys: Raised on Politics (Documentary) (producer)
 1991 The Japanese Version (Documentary) (co-executive producer)
 1988 American Tongues (Documentary) (co-executive producer)
 1985 Yeah You Rite! (Documentary short) (executive producer)
 1982 The Ends of the Earth (Documentary) (producer)
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Show Show Writer (5 credits)
Show Show Self (1 credit)

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Book: "The New Orleans Bicycle Book". New Orleans: Little Nemo Press. See more »


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