Hard Earned on Al-Jazeera
The Kartemquin Films miniseries Hard Earned, co-directed by adjunct instructor Maria Finitizo and produced by adjunct instructor Steve James, premiered May 3rd, on Al-Jazeera America. The six-part documentary series follows five families around the country to find out what it takes to get by on $8 an hour. In January, Finitzo also announced production on her feature film debut, Those Left Behind. The film is scheduled for release in 2017.