Professor Emeritus

Jay Rosenstein

CAS Professor Emeritus of Media & Cinema Studies

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Professor Rosenstein is a Peabody Award and Emmy Award-winning independent documentary writer, producer, director, and editor specializing in social issue documentaries. His documentaries have been broadcast on the national PBS series “POV," “Independent Lens,” the Independent Film Channel, and at film festivals worldwide including the Sundance Film Festival and the Roger Ebert Film Festival. His films have been reviewed in the New York Times, Sports Illustrated, BillMoyers.com and the Chicago Tribune, among many other media. His works are well-recognized and well-lauded examples of the impact of social issue documentary film.



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