The Filmmakers

Dog Green Productions ( is a New York-based documentary film company with 25 years of experience. Their most recent film is the documentary UNDERFIRE: THE UNTOLD STORY OF PFC. TONY VACCARO, which aired on HBO in November 2016.

  • Max Lewkowicz

    Max Lewkowicz, founder and owner of Dog Green Productions, has written, directed, and produced hundreds of productions for network and public television, museums, and …

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    Writer, producer, director
  • Valerie Thomas

    Valerie Thomas has worked with Dog Green Productions for the past three years. She wrote Morgenthau, which aired on PBS in 2014, and wrote …

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    Producer, writer
  • Scott Shelley

    Scott is a cinematographer and producer with 19 years of experience in documentary, television and independent feature films. Scott received his MFA from California …

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    Director of photography
  • Ann Oster

    Ann Oster has been involved with Dog Green Productions on various films for the last ten years. Recently, she has been the executive producer …

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    Executive producer
  • Rita Lerner

    For over 30 years, Rita Gurko Lerner has been involved with the Museum of Jewish Heritage – A Living Memorial to the Holocaust, and …

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    Executive producer
  • Patti Kenner

    Patti Kenner is executive producer of the award-winning documentary AHEAD OF TIME, The Extraordinary Journey of Ruth Gruber. Patti is on the board of …

    Executive producer
  • Elena Berger Melman

    Elena Berger Melman currently serves as financial advisor to a number of independent film producers, Emmy Award-winners among them. She began her career as an …

  • Joseph Borruso

    Joseph Borruso has edited and post-supervised numerous documentaries for HBO and PBS including Slumming It: Myth and Culture on the Bowery, Kindergarten, 27th & …

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