COMMUNITY VOICES | Doc U trains new documentarians

This year, a dozen people will have the chance to tell their stories and become first time documentarians through the Doc U program at Saint Paul Neighborhood Network (SPNN) St. Paul’s non-profit community media center. Past participants have walked away with a new outlook on the world in addition to new skills. “[Doc U] was an important experience,” said Chamath Perera, who participated in the 2013 class, creating a documentary on a Buddhist monk living in Minnesota. “Making a film was a dream long deferred, since high school, I think. Continue Reading