Karen Karnes with filmmaker Lucy Phenix

Filmography of Lucy Massie Phenix

Don’t Know, We’ll See: The Work of Karen Karnes, 2008. Director, Producer, Co-Cinematographer, Editor

Regret to Inform, 1999, Editor and Writer of the Academy Award nominated film about war from the perspective of American and Vietnamese war widows. POV, Winner of 2000 Peabody Award.

Stranger with a Camera, l999, Editor and Writer. A film of the fatal shooting of a Canadian Film Board Director in Eastern Kentucky, which explores questions about stereotypes, about insiders and outsiders, about class and power, and which looks at the documentary genre as a vehicle for social change. PBS-POV 2000.

Cancer in Two Voices, l993, Producer/Director and Editor of the story of a relationship between two women in which one partner is dying of cancer. Winner of the Creteil, France, Festival of Films by Women Audience Award, 1994.

You Got to Move, l985, Producer/Director and Editor of the international prize-winning film about grass-roots social change in the South and the work of the legendary Highlander Folk School.

The Life and Times of Rosie the Riveter, l980, Editor of the film classic on government propaganda and women working in the skilled trades during World War II; shown on PBS American Experience.

Word Is Out, Co-Director and Co-Editor of the groundbreaking film of interviews with 26 gay men and women. Originally aired on PBS in l978 and winner of the DuPont Citation for Excellence in Broadcast Journalism. Restored and re-released, 2010 by Milestone Films.

Wintersoldier, 1972, Co-directed and co-edited as a member of the Winterfilm Collective with Vietnam Veterans Against the War. Testimonies of Vietnam War Veterans, a film acclaimed at the Cannes and Berlin film festivals. Re-released and distributed by Milestone Films, 2008.

Consulting Editor: I Will Not Be Sad in This World; Both; The God Squad; The Times of Harvey Milk; Stories from the Quilt: Berkeley in the Sixties; Complaints of a Dutiful Daughter, On the Air: The Story of KPFA and Free Speech Radio.


Filmography of Lisa Merton & Alan Dater

Don’t Know, We’ll See: The Work of Karen Karnes, 2008. Alan Dater, Cinematographer & Lisa Merton, Co-Producer.

Taking Root: The Vision of Wangari Maathai, 2008.

The World in Claire’s Classroom, 2000.

Home to Tibet, l995.

Michelle Holzapfel: Woodturner and Carver, l993.

Bridge of Fire, l992.

Wolf Kahn: Landscape Painter, 1990.

Blanche, l988.


Consulting Filmmakers: Marta Wohl, Ken Schneider, Veronica Selver, Karina Epperlein
Consulting Artists: Mikhail Zakin, Paulus Berensohn

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