Raw TV’s Dimitri Doganis & Liesel Evans
Having worked with broadcasters such as the BBC, Discovery, CNN, Nat Geo, Channel 4 and HISTORY, Raw TV has made a name for itself as a producer with visual flair and gripping storytelling. Its documentary Three Identical Strangers is up for three Emmy Awards this year, while Drowning in Plastic received Prince Rainier III’s Special Prize at the Monte-Carlo Television Festival.
Founder Dimitri Doganis and Liesel Evans, creative director of U.K. factual, spoke to TV Real Weekly’s Anna Carugati about some of what’s in store from Raw TV. They also touched on the pressing issue of plastic pollution that’s at the heart of Drowning in Plastic and the importance of documentary filmmaking in exposing such topics.
Watch the interview here.
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