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Emily P.

New York, NY, USA

$300 - $800 / Day

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Top Services

  • News Shooter / Video Journalist

  • Non-Fiction Film Director

  • Documentary DP



  • DSLR or equivalent


  • Wireless lavalier mic


  • Shoulder rig

About Emily

Documentary filmmaker and photographer from Rhode Island, USA. Covered struggles for justice and the impact of the Drug War in Mexico and now based in New York City. Fluent in Spanish. My first short film was They Took Them Alive, which was funded by Field of Vision and screened at film festivals around the world. My work has also been published in The New York Times, The Atlantic, and El Faro, among others.

Top Projects

  • They Took Them Alive

    • Non-Fiction Film Director

    18 mins, directed and field produced for Field of Vision. More than two years after 43 students disappeared from Ayotzinapa in Mexico, their loved ones still seek justice and closure.

  • Like Caged Birds

    • News Shooter / Video Journalist

    5 mins, directed, produced, 2nd camera & edited. As President Trump is inaugurated, undocumented mother Lucia reflects on the Mexican immigrant experience.

  • My Life Was In Danger

    • News Shooter / Video Journalist

    3 mins, directed, produced & co-edited for Immigrant Families Together. Two Central American mothers who were separated from their children at the border explain why they risked everything to take a perilous journey to the United States. The 15-year old son of one of them shares his experiences, too.

All Services


  • Fixer
  • Translator

Production Support

  • Non-Fiction Film Director
  • Editorial Photographer / Photojournalist
  • Field Producer
  • Line Producer / On-Location
  • Production Assistant
  • Documentary DP
  • News Shooter / Video Journalist


  • Transcriber

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