Mira Chang

Filmmaker

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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Application Info Session Jan 22
January 11, 2018

Application Info Session Jan 22

SocDoc is hosting an online info session ahead of our application deadline. Drop in to this online info session anytime from 3-6pm EST to have your questions answered – whether you have a query about the application process, or want more details on the program and department itself. Read More
Masterclass with Frederick Wiseman
January 11, 2018

Masterclass with Frederick Wiseman

We are thrilled to announce that we are hosting one of America’s best known documentary filmmakers, Frederick Wiseman, to give a masterclass for SVA students following the recent release of his 41st documentary Ex Libris – The New Yor Read More
Prospective Students: Attend Spring Process & Style Screenings
December 20, 2017

Prospective Students: Attend Spring Process & Style Screenings

If you're considering joining SVA's MFA Social Documentary Film program, we encourage you to come by for a tour of the department, and to sit in on our weekly screening series that comprise our Process & Style class on Thursday evenings. Read More
NEW! Two-Day Documentary Intensives
December 06, 2017

NEW! Two-Day Documentary Intensives

We are excited to announce that new this year, SocDoc is expanding our class offerings to include a couple of weekend-long workshops as well as a two-week summer session. These classes are all open to the public.

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