Suzie Gilbert is a producer and campaigner, developing strategies to engage the media around social and policy issues, often working with artists.
She co-produced “The Untold History of The United States”, the documentary TV series for Showtime and Sky Atlantic, directed by Oliver Stone. She also co-produced the feature film “W.”, about George W. Bush, and the documentary films, “South of the Border” about the progressive movements in Latin America, and “Castro in Winter”, also directed by Stone. She handled delegations with artists such as Benicio del Toro and Sean Penn to Brazil and Venezuela to meet with Presidents Lula, Dilma and Chavez and to visit the MST Landless Movement school in Sao Paulo.
She has worked on various campaigns in defense of whistleblowers, enlisting high-profile international support, as well as that of a recently released Guantanamo detainee. She also traveled to Pakistan to raise awareness in the international media around the use of drone strikes and calls for greater transparency.
Ms. Gilbert holds a B.A from Cambridge University and an M.F.A. from the University of Southern California Producing Program.