Reed Lindsay is an independent documentary filmmaker and journalist with 15 years of experience reporting, investigating, writing, producing, filming and directing around the world. His award-winning feature-length documentary Charlie vs Goliath, an inspiring story about a 75-year-old former Catholic priest who runs for the US Senate in the state of Wyoming, is currently being screened across the country in collaboration with grassroots groups fighting to get money out of politics. In 2014, Reed won a Gracie Award for Fists of Fury, a short film about a 15-year-old girl in Kolkata, India, striving to be a champion boxer. He was one of the first journalists to enter Libya after the uprising, and co-directed an hour-long film entitled Benghazi Rising that was nominated for a Rory Peck Award as best documentary in 2011. He reported on the Egyptian rebellion from beginning to end, and was co-winner of an Emmy for his contribution to the HBO documentary In Tahrir Square.
Mar 27, 2018