Church and the Fourth Estate

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A reporter uncovers a file that reveals a shocking series of child-abuse allegations in Idaho's Boy Scouts, which rattle the community and implicate the Mormon church. The story reveals long-running crimes that threaten to bankrupt the Boy Scouts.

Screens with Documentary Shorts Program 2

YEAR 2019

CATEGORY Shorts Programs

COUNTRY U.S.A.

RUN TIME 40 min

COMPANY Luminant Media

WEBSITE http://www.luminantmedia.com

EMAIL info@luminantmedia.com

PHONE (310) 822-1824

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Artist Bio

Brian Knappenberger

Brian Knappenberger is an award-winning filmmaker whose most recent film, Nobody Speak: Trials of the Free Press, premiered at the 2017 Sundance Film Festival. His previous film, The Internet’s Own Boy: The Story of Aaron Swartz, won the Writers Guild Award for Outstanding Documentary Screenplay. Other work includes We Are Legion: The Story of the Hacktivists, the series Truth and Power, and investigative documentaries for PBS, Bloomberg Television, National Geographic, and The Discovery Channel.