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Don Hardy

Co-Director, "The Human Experiment" with Co-Director Dana Nachman

Don Hardy is the co-founder of KTF Films, a documentary production company based in the San Francisco Bay Area. Don’s films have played to sold-out audiences at prestigious film festivals and have been seen by millions of people around the world.  His most recent film, The Human Experiment, premiered at the Mill Valley Film Festival and IDFA in 2013.  In 2011, Don’s film, Love Hate Love, premiered at the Tribeca Film Festival. The film won several film festival awards and had its US broadcast premiere on the Oprah Winfrey Network in 2012. His first film,Witch Hunt, premiered at the Toronto International Film Festival in 2008 and was broadcast on MSNBC.  Don is currently hard at work on a new film about the avant-garde music and art collective known as The Residents.

Over the years, Don has won numerous awards for his films, photography, and editing including 6 Emmys, 3 Edward R. Murrow Awards, 7 Associated Press Awards, the prestigious San Francisco Bay Area Photographer of the Year Award and more than 15 National Press Photographer Association Awards.

My Directors Sessions

Wednesday, August 27

12:00pm PDT

Saturday, August 30

12:45pm PDT