Media

MacArthur supports the production and distribution of news and documentary programs for television, radio, and the web that help inform the American public about important domestic and international current affairs and policy issues. Read our strategy

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More Than 30 Years of Supporting Documentary Filmmaking

For more than 30 years, MacArthur has supported the production of documentary films and participatory web-based documentaries that combine exceptional storytelling with in-depth journalism to examine important social issues. Watch
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Non-Candidate Spending On the Rise In State Elections

Non-candidate spending has increased in state elections since 2010, in part because of the U.S. Supreme Court’s Citizens United decision, according to “Who’s Calling the Shots in State Politics?” Read More

Tune in Sunday as @OilandWaterFilm premieres on @worldchannelPTV at 10/9c. Trailer: https://t.co/vWRGyiM2vs

Filmmakers Anne deMare and Kirsten Kelly talk @HomestretchDoc at 2:30 pm CT today @WBEZ #Chicago -- Listen live: http://t.co/JDoxDuVWcO

Missed this week's premiere of @HomestretchDoc? It continues its #Chicago run today @filmcenter through next week: http://t.co/j2d2xnSI1Y

Looking forward to #Chicago premiere of @HomestretchDoc tonight; film spotlights #homeless kids in @ChiPubSchools - http://t.co/PSFw9zqbIS

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Migration Documentary Films

MacArthur’s media grantmaking has supported the production of several documentary films on migration and immigration in the U.S. and around the world. Read More

Staff

Portrait of Elspeth A. Revere

Elspeth A. Revere

Vice President, Media, Culture, and Special Initiatives
Portrait of Kathy K. Im

Kathy K. Im

Director, Media, Culture, and Special Initiatives
Portrait of Lauren Pabst

Lauren Pabst

Program Officer

Susan M. Salaba

Program Administrator

Erica Twyman

Program Assistant