Juliana Schatz Preston

Juliana Schatz Preston is a Colombian-American documentary filmmaker. She directed the short film “Waiting for Tearah” for the FRONTLINE/Firelight Investigative Journalism Fellowship. Preston has previously worked on films for the Kirk Documentary Group and FRONTLINE, as well as The GroundTruth Project and Al Jazeera. She also co-directed and produced the short film “Los Comandos,” which was shortlisted for an IDA Award.


Waiting for Tearah

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FRONTLINE/Firelight Fellowship

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FRONTLINE/Firelight Fellowship

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