Green Shall Overcome

Film phase: Post Production

SYNOPSIS

Green Shall Overcome, is story about Van Jones, the controversial environmental activist who was on his way to “greening” the nation when he was undone by the media after becoming a political pawn.

ABOUT THE DIRECTOR

Megan Gelstein is an award-winning documentary filmmaker and a 2010 Sundance Institute Creative Producing Lab Fellow. She has produced and directed films for PBS including They Made America for the acclaimed history series American Experience, and co-produced Marathon Challenge for the flagship science series NOVA. She won a National Emmy Award in the craft category of Research for her work on the six-hour PBS series Africans in America: America’s Journey Through Slavery. In addition, she has produced award-winning documentaries that have been nationally broadcast on The History Channel, ITV Network of London, and The Discovery Channel. Megan is a graduate of Oberlin College.