Beth Federici is an award winning documentary filmmaker and television producer. She is currently Producing and Directing the documentary “James Beard: America’s First Foodie” which will chronicle the original titan of taste, James Beard. She is collaborating with the PBS series American Masters and the film is scheduled to broadcast in the spring of 2017 after premiering in festivals around the country. Her feature documentary “Space, Land and Time: Underground Adventures with Ant Farm” premiered at the Mill Valley Film Festival, and was awarded the 2010 Cine Golden Eagle Award. Her credits also include the documentary “Neither Here Nor There” (co-director/producer/editor) which was awarded the “Best of the Heartland” award at the Kansas City Film Festival and was broadcast on Missouri PBS. She also produced the award winning concert film “Bauhaus Gotham”. In addition to her work as a filmmaker, Beth is also a dedicated media educator, teaching media literacy theory and media production skills to students all over the country. She currently works as a freelance producer/editor/educator in Portland Oregon.