ABOUT

Doree is a director and producer whose films cover social impact topics ranging from mental health to President Obama's first campaign trail. Her latest short documentary, In Her Shoes: India, explores women's empowerment through the lens of the daughter of a sex worker, and won the 2020 Webby Award for Diversity & Inclusion. 

 

In 2013, she co-directed the feature documentary, 99%: The Occupy Wall Street Collaborative Film, which competed at the Sundance Film Festival. Her short documentary works have screened at festivals including Tribeca and Cannes, and she has produced feature and short documentaries for Marvel and ESPN.

 

An NYU alum, she is also the Director of Production at Matador Network, an award-winning global media brand. Their award-winning content includes the series Phil Good Travel, whose Zagreb episode won Gold in the SATW FOUNDATION LOWELL THOMAS TRAVEL JOURNALISM COMPETITION

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She lives in Pittsburgh, PA and lives for telling stories that aim to make the world a more accepting place.

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