Name Heidi Ewing
|Education Edmund A. Walsh School of Foreign Service, Mercy High School|
Awards SILVERDOCS Sterling Grand Jury Award for a Feature, SILVERDOCS Audience Award for a Feature
Nominations Academy Award for Best Documentary Feature
Movies Jesus Camp, Detropia, Freakonomics, The Boys of Baraka, 12th & Delaware
Similar People Rachel Grady, Eugene Jarecki, Alex Gibney, Seth Gordon, Morgan Spurlock
Jesus camp interview with heidi ewing and rachel grady
Heidi Ewing is a director, producer, and writer of documentary films. She and Rachel Grady founded Loki Films in 2001, and have collaborated on several documentaries together. She is best known as the co-director of Jesus Camp, which was nominated for an Academy Award for best documentary in 2006. Next came12th & Delaware (HBO), which premiered at the 2010 Sundance Film Festival. The film "casts a heart-rending light on the abortion divide" (LA Times) and was honored with a Peabody Award. Detropia, a poetic look at Ewing's home town, also won several awards, including Best Editing at Sundance 2012, Outstanding Direction and Outstanding Original Score, at the 2013 Cinema Eye Honors for Nonfiction Filmmaking and a News and Documentary Emmy for editing. Norman Lear: Just Another Version of You was the opening night selection of the 2016 Sundance Film Festival and premiered on PBS American Masters on October 25, 2016. Other films as a director include The Boys of Baraka, Freakonomics, and The Education of Mohammed Hussein.
- Jesus camp interview with heidi ewing and rachel grady
- Directors heidi ewing and rachel grady discuss detropia with cnn s soledad o brien
Directors heidi ewing and rachel grady discuss detropia with cnn s soledad o brien
Ewing is a native of the Detroit area and is a graduate of Mercy High School and the Georgetown School of Foreign Service.