Jay Shapiro, 2017 Festival Guest

Mr. Shapiro has been working in the film industry for a decade after having studied documentary and film production at Clark University where he was awarded a fellowship by the Anton Group to produce a documentary in Ghana entitled Like Me, I Am Here. He has specialized in international documentaries and recently released Opposite Field, a film which chronicles a Ugandan Little League baseball team. ALL RISE marks a natural progression in Shapiro’s career which allows him to explore his intellectual interests in the future of international law while employing his expertise in multi-country production.