In the following sections we meet experts whose professions complement or overlap with our firestarters above. In recognition of the breadth and depth of social issues media-making, I cast a wider net. Still aligned with the story, money, and impact impulse, their work is either in direct collaboration with documentary filmmaking (impact producers), or in parallel (online platforms and independent journalists). These leaders are paired up and then after the campfire conversations, we look at common themes drawn from their wisdom.
Let’s meet a couple of Impact Producers directly, and see exactly what they do.