PRINT JOURNALISM, DOCUMENTARY FILMMAKING & GRAPHIC DESIGN
I’m Leighton Akio Woodhouse, a journalist, documentary filmmaker, and graphic designer. My print stories have appeared in The Intercept, Gawker, The New Republic, VICE News, Splinter News, The Nation, and other outlets. I’ve directed, produced and edited short documentaries for The Intercept, The Nation, KQED, PBS Frontline, The Washington Post, The Story of Stuff, and Participant Media. I directed the feature documentary Trumpland for the Fusion Network, which was nominated for an Emmy Award for Outstanding Politics and Government Documentary, and which won the Society of Professional Journalists’ Sunshine State Award for Government and Politics Reporting in Television. A short documentary I co-produced recently won the Edward R. Murrow Award. I’m co-producer and co-host of the podcast Extremely Offline. I have a Master’s Degree in Sociology from UC Berkeley. I’m the Executive Director and co-founder of a non-profit production company, Adamant Media.