District of Cinema Episode 22: A Conversation with the filmmakers of "The American Diplomat"
The filmmakers on their personal journeys as artists and the research process for the film
In this special episode, staff writer Audrey Barnett talks to filmmakers Kiley Kraskouskas, Leola Calzolai-Stewart and Rachell Shapiro about their new film, "The American Diplomat." The three filmmakers run FLOWSTATE Films, a production company based in D.C. The film follows three Black U.S. diplomats as the Cold War and the Civil Rights Movement complicates their foreign missions of spreading democracy.
This episode was edited by Chloe Irwin.