A New York City-based partnership between award-winning filmmakers Geeta Gandbhir and Perri Peltz

 

Geeta Gandbhir (Director/Producer/Editor)

Geeta Gandbhir (Director/Producer/Editor)

Geeta Gandbhir has been nominated for three Emmy Awards and has won two. As editor, films have been nominated twice for the Academy Award, winning once, and have also won three Peabody Awards. 

Most recently, a feature documentary she produced with Perri Peltz and directed with Academy Award Winning director Sharmeen Obaid-Chinoy, "A Journey of A Thousand Miles: Peacekeepers" premiered at the 2015 Toronto International Film Festival. She is currently co-directing and co-producing a "Conversation" series on race with The New York Times Op-Docs, and she co-directed and edited the film, "Remembering the Artist, Robert De Niro, Sr.” with Perri Peltz for HBO.  Additional notable works as an editor include, "Mr. Dynamite: The Rise of James Brown," "Whoopi Goldberg Presents Moms Mabley" for HBO, which was nominated for an Emmy, "When the Levees Broke," "By the People: The Election of Barack Obama," "Music By Prudence," "Budrus," "If God Is Willing and Da Creek Don't Rise," and "God is the Bigger Elvis" which was nominated for the 2012 Academy Awards. Her film, “Which Way is the Front Line From Here?” with author and Academy Award nominated director Sebastian Junger was nominated for the 2014 News and Doc Emmys.

 

 

Perri Peltz (Director/Producer)

Perri Peltz (Director/Producer)

Perri Peltz is a distinguished journalist and public health advocate. Most recently, she segment-directed and co-produced “Risky Drinking” for HBO. She co-directed Prison Dogs, which premiered at the Tribeca Film Festival and is screening at film festivals in the U.S. and Canada. She is currently co-directing and co-producing a "Conversation" series on race with The New York Times Op-Docs. She co-directed and co-produced the documentaries, "Remembering the Artist Robert De Niro, Sr." (Sundance Film Festival; HBO) and “The Education of Dee Dee Ricks” (HBO). Perri executive produced “A Journey of a Thousand Miles: Peacekeepers,” which premiered at the 2015 Toronto International Film Festival and screened at the UN.  Coming soon: An HBO documentary about the prescription opioid overdose epidemic.

Perri hosts two radio shows on the SiriusXM Network: “The Perri Peltz Show” and "Doctor Radio Reports.” Her earlier work as a television news journalist includes serving as a reporter and anchor for WNBC,  a contributor for NBC’s “Dateline,” an anchor at MSNBC, a news correspondent for ABC’s “20/20,” and an anchor for CNN.