Florentine Films Panel Discussion
Join Brown Media Archives for a virtual panel discussion with Florentine Films' Salimah El-Amin and Stephanie Jenkins. The event is part of the celebration of the 25th anniversary of Brown Media Archives.
Stephanie Jenkins has worked with Ken Burns and Florentine Films since 2010. She is currently a producer on a new multi-part series about Muhammad Ali. She was the co-producer on East Lake: A Public Housing Story; associate producer for Jackie Robinson; and was the production coordinator on The Central Park Five. Jenkins specializes in archival footage research and production.
Salimah El-Amin is a co-producer on a forthcoming documentary film about the life and work of Ernest Hemingway. Directed by Ken Burns and Lynn Novick, Hemingway is slated to be released in 2020. She is also a producer on College Behind Bars, a documentary film directed by Lynn Novick. This film, released in 2019, is an intimate look at a highly successful college program for men and women incarcerated in the New York State prison system. More recently, El-Amin was a co-producer on Ken Burns and Lynn Novick’s The Vietnam War, where she received an Emmy Award in Research for her work.
Wednesday, September 16 at 7:00pm to 8:00pm