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Documentary Grand Jury Prize Winners: Trouble The Water's Tia Lessin And Carl Deal

Article: Documentary Grand Jury Prize Winners: Trouble The Water's Tia Lessin And Carl Deal

By the time Tia Lessin and Carl Deal got to Louisiana to start TROUBLE THE WATER, they had years of experience under their collective belts. Lessin had worked with documentary filmmakers Charles Guggenheim and Arthur Dong before joining forces with Michael Moore, for whom she served a producer on his two television shows. Her filmmaking partner Carl Deal had been a broadcast journalist before meeting Lessin on BOWLING FOR COLUMBINE.