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Laura Paglin Interview

DOC NYC 2016 Women Directors: Meet Laura Paglin — 'Unseen'

By Rachel Montpelier
Women and Hollywood

Based out of Cleveland, Ohio, Laura Paglin is a producer and director who has made a name for herself by bringing the stories of marginalized communities to a worldwide audience. Paglin’s prior work includes “The Nightowls of Coventry,” “Shadow of the Swan: A Composer’s Story,” “No Umbrella: Election Day in the City,” “Facing Forward,” and “Facing Forward: A Student’s Story.” “No Umbrella” premiered at the 2006 Sundance Film Festival and was acquired by HBO Documentary Films, while “Facing Forward: A Student’s Story” was nationally broadcast on PBS.

“Unseen” will premiere at the 2016 DOC NYC film festival on November 11…

'No Umbrella - Election Day in the City' Laura Paglin Interview

By David C. Barnett
WCPN 90.3

This past week, the story of frustration in a Cleveland “wait line” has been favorably received by Sundance audiences. After a Tuesday screening of her 26-minute documentary short “No Umbrella - Election Day in the City,” director Laura Paglin was asked questions about her depiction of the chaos at a Hough neighborhood polling place in November of 2004...