Jeremiah Zagar

Jeremiah Zagar

Jeremiah Zagar is the co-founder of Public Record. His new feature-length documentary Captivated: The Trials of Pamela Smart premiered in competition at the Sundance Film Festival and will air on HBO in the fall of 2014.

His previous film, In A Dream, screened theatrically across the US and in film festivals around the world, winning numerous awards. It was broadcast on HBO, shortlisted for an Academy Award and received two Emmy nominations, including Best Documentary.

Other notable work includes the Emmy nominated Starved For Attention—seven short films about global childhood malnutrition for Doctors Without Borders, and the short documentary Heart Stop Beating, which premiered at the 2012 Sundance Film Festival and has been viewed online more than a million times.

Recent commercial work includes the This is Runnovation campaign for New Balance, co-directed with Nathan Caswell and what The Huffington Post called "one of the most uplifting music videos ever"—Brighton for Alagoas.



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