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Roger Ross Williams

Réalisateur/trice, Producteur/trice, Scénariste
États-Unis, Zimbabwe


Il a reçu l’Oscar du Meilleur Court métrage documentaire en mars 2010 pour Music Prudence, documentaire – 2010 – USA/Zimbabwe – 32:30 minutes – Distribué/Diffusé par la chaîne de télé HBO (le 12 mars 2010).


Roger Ross Williams is a member of a Gullah family from South Carolina. He is a working television news, documentary and entertainment producer, director and writer who has lived and worked in New York City for the past twenty-five years. As a television news and documentary director and producer he has worked for ABC News, NBC News, MSNBC, BBC, CNN and PBS. Mr. Williams has produced entertainment shows for ABC, CBS, Comedy Central, Food Network, Sundance Channel, TLC, VH1 and Michael Moore’s Emmy Award winning series TV Nation. He has directed prime-time reality shows for ABC and CBS and produced a documentary series for Discovery Networks and a lifestyle series for Scripts Networks. He has won numerous awards including a NAMIC Vision Award for his television special Moroccan Style and the National Headliner for Best Human Interest Feature for his documentary New York Underground.
He has won the Oscar for Best Documentary short 2010 for Music Prudence (documentary – 2010 – USA/Zimbabwe – 32:30 minutes – TV distribution HBO).
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