Lucian Read

Lucian Read is a multi-Emmy award-winning documentary director, cinematographer and producer and former conflict photographer. Between 2004 and 2010, he spent more than three years embedded with US forces in Iraq and Afghanistan and witnessed many of the pivotal events of both wars. Read was awarded Emmys in 2015, 2017 and 2019 for investigations of deaths on the US-Mexico border and the use of child labor in agriculture. He was co-producer and principal cinematographer for the Primetime Emmy-winning first season of the climate change documentary series, YEARS OF LIVING DANGEROUSLY. From 2011-2013, he directed the Occupy Wall Street feature documentary 99% — an official 2013 Sundance selection.

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