Carrie Lozano is an award-winning documentary filmmaker and journalist. She is currently an editorial consultant for independent documentary filmmakers, facilitates the Bay Area Video Coalition’s National MediaMaker Fellowship, and is working with the International Documentary Association to help identify ways to support filmmakers working in the journalism space. She was executive producer for documentaries at Al Jazeera America and senior producer of the network’s investigative series Fault Lines, where her team garnered numerous awards, including an Emmy, a Peabody, and several Headliner Awards. Prior to AJAM, she was director of operations for New Day Films. Among other work, she produced the Academy Award nominee The Weather Underground, and produced and directed the Student Academy Award winning Reporter Zero. She is a graduate of UC Berkeley’s Graduate School of Journalism and was a post-graduate fellow with the Investigative Reporting Program. Her recent film, The Ballad of Fred Hersch, premiered at Full Frame in 2016.