Research Affiliates
Arnau Gifreu Castells

Arnau Gifreu Castells

Arnau Gifreu Castells is a lecturer, researcher and director in the audiovisual and multimedia field. He is a doctor in communications and has a master’s degree in digital arts from the Pompeu Fabra University (Barcelona). He is a research affiliate at the Open Documentary Lab (Massachusetts Institute of Technology) and part of the i-Docs group (University of the West of England). He has published various books and articles in his...
Jessica Clark

Jessica Clark

Jessica Clark’s work connects thought leaders across disparate disciplines. She founded media strategy and production firm Dot Connector Studio in November 2013. Current clients include Media Impact Funders, The Democracy Fund, the Tribeca Film Institute, and the Citizen Engagement Lab, among others. Based in Philadelphia, Dot Connector Studio’s services include one-on-one strategic advising, research into emerging platforms and user behaviors, and co-production of multiplatform projects. Clark and her associates specialize in...
Meissa Hampton

Meissa Hampton

Meissa Hampton is a writer and filmmaker focused on telling stories with positive social and cultural impact.  Borrowing the name from her first book of poetry, she founded One Pair of Shoes Pictures, a company intent on promoting inspired contributors to filmmaking and drawing audiences with works that speak to our emotion, our intellect, and our era.  She serves as the company’s managing director and is currently completing her feature...