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Liz Nord

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The influential culture blog Flavorpill called filmmaker and multi-platform producer Liz Nord a "fierce, youthful visionary." Her current project, Jerusalem Unfiltered, is a transmedia documentary exploration of the culture wars in contemporary Jerusalem. She is also director of Lyka's Adventure Labs, experiential learning science and hacking workshops for elementary students based on the story of a female alien robot. Her first film, Jericho's Echo: Punk Rock In The Holy Land screened at over 100 festivals and venues worldwide. In 2009, she shot a documentary on-location in Haiti for musician Wyclef Jean's NGO, Yéle Haiti. In 2008, she ran MTV's Street Team '08­­­: a groundbreaking, Emmy Award-winning project wherein 51 state-based citizen journalists covered the 2008 presidential across all media platforms. Nord moved to Brooklyn from San Francisco, where she ran a media training organization for at-risk youth and served on the Board of Directors of Bay Area Women in Film and TV. Her professional history is in designing award-winning websites and educational multimedia projects.