PRINT JOURNALISM, DOCUMENTARY FILMMAKING & GRAPHIC DESIGN
I’m Leighton Akio Woodhouse, a journalist and documentary filmmaker. My print stories have appeared in The Intercept, Gawker, The New Republic, VICE News, Fusion, 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 Fusion Media, 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. One of my short documentaries was nominated for a Northern California Area Emmy 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.