An excerpt from the announcement reads:
“Alexandra will oversee the editorial imaginative and prescient and technique of Op-Docs, which she’s going to handle. As well as, she’s going to oversee manufacturing operations and form submissions from outdoors filmmakers.
“She is going to work intently with Christine Kecher, our senior commissioning editor, who will proceed her management in editorial curation, in addition to partnerships, fundraising, and festivals, and Yvonne Ashley Kouadjo, our Op-Docs collection producer. She may even intently collaborate with Jonah Kessel, the opposite deputy editor in Opinion Video.”
Garcia has been with the Instances for the previous 10 years, first becoming a member of within the video division. There, she labored on award-winning brief movie, explanatory video and interactive tasks. She additionally helped launch the “The Weekly.”
She additionally served as director/producer on the Instances’ documentary collection “The New York Instances Presents,” the place she made movies on varied matters, together with tradition and worldwide information.
As per the Instances:
“Her work has been honored with three information and documentary Emmy awards and over a dozen Emmy nominations, in addition to within the Edward R. Murrow, Nationwide Press Photographers Affiliation’s Better of Photojournalism, World Press Photograph and Footage of the Yr Worldwide contests.”
She has additionally labored as a video journalist at The Washington Put up.
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