WORLD PREMIERE Blake Zeff is an investigative journalist who gets to the root of the student debt crisis. Following the stories of those most affected, Zeff ultimately zeroes in on the unexpected heart of the problem and exposes the rotten core of the country’s policymaking. Confronting powerful enablers and challenging lies, Loan Wolves is a humorous and eye-opening documentary that demystifies this national crisis that prevents countless Americans from reaching their full potential. – Bedatri Choudhury
The first screening will be followed by a Q&A with Blake Zeff, and editor Alanna Yudin, and from the film Darrick Hamilton – Professor of Economics & Urban Policy, The New School for Social Research and Reniqua Allen-Lamphere, author, It Was All A Dream: How A New Generation is Navigating the Broken Promise of America. MSNBC’s Ari Melber, host of “The Beat with Ari Melber” will moderate the conversation.
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Director: Blake Zeff
Executive Producer: Jake Abraham. Neda Armian, Ron Nyswaner, Blake Zeff, Jeff Hasler, Brian Lovett, Joanne Getson
Producer: Jake Abraham, Neda Armian, Ron Nyswaner, Blake Zeff, Jeff Hasler, Brian Lovett, Joanne Getson; Co-Producers Mary Tobler, Alanna Yudin; Segment Producers Mary Catherine Brouder, Luke Franek
Cinematographer: James Peterson, Anthony Grey Smith, Michael Koshkin, Nathaniel Haban, Jeffrey Bake