Mira Chang


Mira Chang, Filmmaker

Classes taught:
Directing II

Mira Chang is a 15-year veteran producer, director and cinematographer of documentary films, and television programs for Discovery, PBS, A&E, HBO, and Sundance and other outlets. Projects include work on the Academy Award nominated Jesus Camp; SXSW Audience winner Motherland; and several Emmy and Cine Golden Eagle award-winning projects for ABC News and National Geographic. She series-produced Half the Sky, a series and transmedia initiative based on the book by the Pulitzer prize winning journalists Nicholas Kristof and Sheryl Wudunn, and co-executive produced A Path Appears (PBS). Chang is VP of development and production at the NY production company Show of Force.

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Spring Festivals!
April 04, 2019

Spring Festivals!

Festival season is ramping up and our prolific SocDoc alum are screening at major festivals across North America. Here’s a rundown of where SocDocers and their films are at over the next few months:  Read More
2019 Alumni Editing Fellowship
March 29, 2019

2019 Alumni Editing Fellowship

Graduates of SVA’s MFA Documentary program (Groups 1 through 8) are invited to apply for the second annual SocDoc Summer Editing Fellowship with their documentary features in post-production.

Acknowledging that emerging documenta Read More
March Weekend Camera & Sound Workshops
February 12, 2019

March Weekend Camera & Sound Workshops

We've got two weekend workshops coming up in March to help you brush up on your camera & sound skills. Read More