The William and Stephanie Clohesy Documentary Film Series


Film director, Lucy WalkerThe William and Stephanie Clohesy Documentary Film Series returns in April, bringing America's most distinguished documentary filmmakers to the campus of the University of Northern Iowa. Filmmakers spend several days in Cedar Falls lecturing, interacting with students and screening films.

Documentary filmmaker, Lucy Walker, will be visiting Cedar Falls, April 6-9. Lucy Walker is a British film director who has twice been nominated for an Academy Award. Her films include feature documentaries The Crash Reel (2013), Waste Land (2010), Countdown to Zero (2010), Blindsight (2006), Devil's Playground (2002) and short films including The Tsunami and the Cherry Blossom (2011) and The Lion's Mouth Opens (2014). Her films have also been nominated for seven Emmys, an Independent Spirit and a Gotham Award and have won over eighty other film awards. 

For more information, see Clohesy Documentary Film Series. The Clohesy series is sponsored by the University of Northern Iowa Department of Communication Studies, the College of Humanities, Arts and Sciences, numerous Friends of the Series, and directed by Documentary Filmmaker-in-Residence and Adjunct Instructor David O’Shields.