Dodge Billingsley - Director//Writer
Dodge Billingsley began documenting global hot spots in the early 1990s following the collapse of the Soviet Union. He has recorded history and told stories from all over the world including Abkhazia, Chechnya, Bosnia, Turkish Kurdistan, western China, Tanzania, Mali, Afghanistan, Iraq, the India-China frontier, and now Brazil. His films and collaborations have been broadcast on global TV outlets worldwide including C4, BBC, NHK, Discovery Channel, TV Brasil, and PBS. He is a two-time nominee for the Prestigious Rory Peck Award for his work in both Iraq and Afghanistan. He won both the Rory Peck Award and Royal Television Award for Best Feature for his work in Afghanistan.
Cory Leonard - Executive Producer
Cory Leonard is an Assistant Director at the David M. Kennedy Center for International Studies at Brigham YoungUniversity. He has more than 20 years of experience teaching, consulting, and collaborating with business, media, education, non-profits, and international organizations. He is co-producer of the Beyond the Border series and co-founder of the Journal of International Organizations, in addition to teaching, writing and directing study abroad programs on diplomacy, international affairs and cross-cultural issues.