Linda Duvoisin

Documentary

motivated by story - inspired by the work

Do the best you can until you know better. Then when you know better, do better — Maya Angelou

SUMMARY OF QUALIFICATIONS
 
Credits include executive producer, producer, writer, editor, and field producer. Clients include Public Television, Tennessee State Museum,  Warner Bros. Discovery, HGTV, Discovery ID, Animal Planet, TLC, and Turner South, among others. Began work as a documentary filmmaker for Walter Cronkite in Washington DC and has continued to produce high quality and award-winning documentaries for television, museums, and media outlets.

Known as a creative and out-of-the-box thinker. Strengths include visual storytelling, candid interviews, and persistence. 

A team player. Can engage with directors, production teams, and executive producers to move productions from concept to completion. Has worked in many different TV genres including, science, news and information, travel, lifestyle, history, natural history, true crime, medicine, and animation.

PROFESSIONAL EXPERIENCE

WARNER BROS. DISCOVERY

Supervising Producer, DCAP Reloads, Repacks, Reversions, D+ YouTube

(Jan 2022 - Present )​                                                                                                                    Produce original content for Discovery Plus YouTube Channel. Write and Produce Heavy Repacks and Reversions for top-rated programming across Discovery’s brands including Discovery Channel, HGTV, Food Network, and Animal Planet. Manage the pipeline process tracking projects from pitch to air/publishing, overseeing multiple projects, while maintaining and adhering to the networks’ production standards.


MINDFLOW MEDIA

Owner/Producer (2006 – 2022)

Oversees all aspects of media production. Engages with clients and executive producers from conceptual meeting to final delivery. Manages budgets, editorial content and development of new programming and media

 

Recent Projects: I am an Innocent man: The Ed Johnson Story

A one-hour historical documentary independently produced.

Gathering Stories: Life story Documentaries. 2020

OTC Pilot: In development 2019-2020
 

Clients Include:
Discovery ID (+15 episodes as field director Who the Bleep Did I Marry including the pilot, Southern Fried Homicide including pilot and entire season 6 for Discovery ID)
Tennessee State Museum (3 award-winning exhibit films)
Chemtura Chemical (oversaw the instructional design and production of a web-based training course for +7000 employees worldwide)
Benwood Foundation (+20 Webisodes for the Benwood Speaker Series)
Public Television (Emmy nominated one-hour special) Scenic Tennessee (20 short videos exploring the beautification and music of Tennessee)

Program Credits:

 

Three-Day Weekend, 14 episodes of a half hour travel show for Turner South Network.

you don't know what i got, a feature length award-winning documentary.

The Wonderful Wizard of Oz, a hour documentary in the Great Books Series for TLC. CINE Golden Eagle and a Telly Award 

Secrets of the Sequence, 7 segments, a half hour science series for Public Television.

Wolf: Return to the Wild - 1 hour documentary for Animal Planet

Jane Austen’s Pride and Prejudice, a one hour documentary for TLC.

The Power of Genes, a one hour documentary in the Understanding series, for TLC.

Oceans, a one hour documentary in the Understanding Series for TLC.

Electricity, a one hour documentary in the Understanding Series for TLC.

SUPERJANE FILMS , Washington, DC
Freelance Producer 

Writer, producer and director for tv documentaries and

programs. Over-site and management of budgets
Conducted all interviews and direction on location.
Cast and direct dramatic re-enactments

SKILLS, AWARDS AND HONORS

Chosen to participate in the CPB/PBS Producers Academy at WGBH in Boston in 2011.
Makework Grant for filmmaking by CreateHere, 2010
Awarded an Individual Artist Grant for filmmaking by the Tennessee Arts Commission. 2008
Proficient editor/producer in Premiere Pro, Adobe Captivate and Adobe After Effects.
Quickbooks and Teamwork (production management software)
Adjunct professor, Documentary film II (2013 Spring) University Of Tennessee at Chattanooga.

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