John Battsek

The UK documentary film producer John Battsek’s breakthrough came with ONE DAY IN SEPTEMBER, which won the Academy Award for Best Documentary Film in 2000. Battsek’s more recent works tackle issues relating to the wars in Iraq and Afghanistan. He is the executive producer of RESTREPO, which was nominated for the 2011 Academy Award for Best Documentary Film, and won the Sundance Festival’s Grand Jury Prize. Battsek was the executive producer of BETTER THIS WORLD, which enjoyed a Special Screening at the 2011 Zurich Film Festival.