Case study: Platform development, community building,fundraising, collaborative projects
The worldwide community of documentary professionals
- Founder: Doug Block
- Co-hosts: Erica Ginsberg, John Burgan, Niam Itani, Marj Safinia
- Special advisor: Ben Kempas
For 12 years, Ben spent much of his spare time co-hosting The D‑Word, a powerful online community for documentary makers. He helped grow the platform from a few hundred to more than 10,000 members worldwide.
Ben has since stepped down from his duties as a volunteer co-host but remains available to The D-Word as a special advisor.Read more