Patrick Creadonwas born in Chicago and is a 1989 graduate of the University of Notre Dame, and earned his Master’s Degree in Cinematography at the American Film Institute. He began his career as one of the youngest cameramen in the history of PBS, shooting and producing cinéma vérité style stories for the critically acclaimed series The 90s. In 2006, his directorial debut, Wordplay was the breakout hit at the Sundance Film Festival. His follow-up film, I.O.U.S.A., also premiered at Sundance and was shortlisted for the Academy Awards. Patrick has served on several film festival juries including Sundance Film Festival, the LA Film Festival, and the Ashland Film Festival. In 2011, he debuted as a television director on Law & Order: Special Victims Unit.
s part of Unilever Project Sunlight’s campaign, famed documentary film maker Patrick captured the faces of hunger across America in a touching short Going to Bed Hungry: The Changing Face of Child Hunger.
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Watch Patrick’s eye-opening documentary Going to Bed Hungry: The Changing Face of Child Hunger
ON KROLL CALL:
November 14 – Patrick Creadon talks about the children in our own community who don’t have enough to eat