The Filmmakers

David Sanders has been teaching audio, sound design, video production, and media for 35 years at Montclair State University, New York University, and The New School for Social Research. He has been leading study abroad trips for the past 20 years to locations such as Italy, Spain, France, Tunisia, Jordan, Malawi, and Greece. He has been doing international video projects with students for as many years, and has directed MSU summer study abroad programs in Florence, Siena, Madrid, Nice and Sicily.

Steve McCarthy is an Emmy Award winning network TV news producer and commercial director. A former staff producer for “60 Minutes” and “Dateline,” he formed McCarthy Productions, Inc in 2001 and produced, photographed and edited projects for “60 Minutes,” “Dateline,” “Charlie Rose,” MSNBC, PBS, BBC America, Reuters, Havas Edge and others. In 2006 he directed and wrote an independent film “Finding Paddy.” McCarthy teaches journalism and documentary production at Montclair State University’s School of Communication and Media.