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Anna S.

Phoenix, AZ, USA

28 reviews

$650 - $1400 / Day


Anna Clare Spelman is a documentary filmmaker, DP, and editor whose work revolves around working with individuals to tell empowering stories about women and people in the LGBT community, and exploring the causes and consequences of immigration. She is interested in how we create identity and find community, particularly in the context of religion. Her first feature film is currently in production. She has collaborated with Univision News, Blue Chalk Media, Al Jazeera, and TIME Magazine, among others. Anna's projects have taken her to India, Indonesia, Cambodia, Thailand, the Philippines, Singapore, Puerto Rico, Panama, Cuba, México, and across the United States. Her work has been recognized by the North Carolina Press Photographers Association, College Photographer of the Year, NPPA’s Best of Photojournalism, and she was nominated for a 2016 News and Documentary Emmy Award. A short documentary for Time Magazine was named a Vimeo Staff Pick in 2018 and won the Webby Awards’ People's Choice Award and Judges Award in the News and Politics category. She is an Adelante Fellow with the International Women’s Media Foundation, and holds a B.A. in Women/Gender/Sexuality Studies from Washington University in St. Louis and an M.A. in Visual Journalism from The University of North Carolina, Chapel Hill. She is fluent in English and Spanish and comfortable working in both languages.

Top Services

News Shooter / Video Journalist
17 reviews
Documentary DP
5 reviews
Reporter / Journalist
4 reviews


Top Reviews

  • June • 2019

    Anna was a pleasure to work with!

    Nirma at NBCUniversal

Top Projects



  • Drone Camera
  • DSLR Camera


  • Directional Microphone
  • Lavalier Microphone


  • Stabilizer

All Services

Production Support

  • Documentary DP
  • News Shooter / Video Journalist
  • Commercial DP
  • Editorial Photographer / Photojournalist
  • Reporter / Journalist
  • Drone Operator
  • TV News Producer
  • Field Producer

Post Production

  • Video Editor - News
  • Video Editor - Documentary
  • Video Editor - Commercial


  • Production Company