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RATE AND COMMENT
Began producing and directing documentaries for Kartemquin Films
Wrote and directed documentary "Grassroots Chicago"
Directed first feature length documentary "Hoop Dreams"; nominated for an Oscar for Best Film Editing
Formed Longshot Films with Peter Gilbert
Signed two-year deal with Disney
Directed first feature, the biopic "Prefontaine"; also co-wrote with Eugene Corr
Helmed the TNT movie "Passing Glory"
Directed and produced the documentary "Stevie"
Directed and produced the documentary "Reel Paradise," about the world's most remote movie theater located in Fiji
Helmed the documentary "At the Death House Door," which investigated the wrongful death of Carlos DeLuna, who was executed in Texas on Dec. 7, 1989; also produced
Directed and produced "The Interrupters," a documentary about a city grappling with urban violence