Alison Klayman

Alison Klayman is a freelance journalist and documentary filmmaker based in New York. She speaks Mandarin Chinese and Hebrew and after graduating from Brown University she lived in China from 2006 to 2010, producing radio and television feature stories for NPR [National Public Radio]’s All Things Considered, AP Television, Voice of America, Current TV, and CBC. She recently reported the story Who’s Afraid of Ai Weiwei? for PBS Frontline. Her first feature documentary film, Al Weiwei: Never Sorry, was released in 2011 and won the special jury prize at the Sundance Film Festival.

Information valid as of winter 2012.