Goran Zaneti

Class of 2021

Goran Zaneti is a documentary filmmaker and freelance journalist committed to telling the stories of marginalized and at-risk communities. He is the creative producer for projects that include the award-winning film, Resistance Is Life (2017), which shares the experiences of people affected by the war in Syria.

Goran also has extensive experience in Silicon Valley working for organizations in a range of technical roles. He has a keen interest in the future of visual storytelling and technologies that can enable a more immersive experience.

EDUCATION

  • UC Berkeley Graduate School of Journalism

EMPLOYERS

  • Burn A Light Productions

AWARDS & HONORS

  • Andrew Mellon Foundation Grant Recipient, 2020

MEMBERSHIPS & AFFILIATIONS

  • Co-Chair, Entrepreneurial Journalism Association

  • Co-Chair, Journalists Association for Middle East and North Africa

  • Asian American Journalists Association

  • International Documentary Association

REPORTING INTERESTS

Documentary, Photojournalism, Video Journalism