Linda Davis

Producer, The Waiting Room
Nominated for: Best Documentary

Linda Davis is an Emmy-nominated filmmaker who has explored topics ranging from art looting during WWII, to the high drama of modern opera, and the plight of Palestinian Christians in Bethlehem. Her experience includes work on several award-winning, feature-length documentaries including The Rape of Europa and Jon Else’s film Wonders Are Many: The Making of Doctor Atomic. She has also shot and directed her own short films, notably At Lula’s, a portrait of beauty and community at a hair salon in Oakland, CA. Most recently she co-produced Nourish: Food + Community, a television special featuring Michael Pollan that asks the question, what is the story of our food? Linda comes to film from the business world where she helped to grow a consumer products company from start-up to an internationally recognized brand.