There is an unprecedented wave of social protest throughout the United States. Created by the team behind the AMERICA DIVIDED docuseries, AMERICA UPRISING is a journalistic documentary project that brings viewers inside these movements and onto the front lines of conflict, from living rooms to the state house to the streets. 


Executive Producers: Solly Granatstein, Rick Rowley, Lucian Read

Producers: Isabel Castro, Karim Hajj, Nicole Salazar

Associate Producers: Marley Cogan, Sushana Dubreil

Line Producer: Ria Gazdar

Production Managers: Nicole Lengyel, Reed Penney

Post Production Supervisor: Sassie Freedberg

Editors: M. Brennan, Giacomo Francia, Luis Ortiz Guillen,
Warwick Meade

Assistant Editors: Chris Bravo, Grace Mendenhall

Additional Photography: Mitch Blummer, Brittany Buongiorno, Griffin Nash, Andy Mitchell, Mariam Dwedar, Brad Hinkle, Katy Scoggin

Social Media: Kelsey Hill


Divided Films is a New York-based production company that uses visual storytelling in film, television, and digital media to investigate inequality and injustice. Solly Granatstein (60 Minutes), Lucian Read (99 Percent), and Richard Rowley (Dirty Wars), founded the company in 2015 after helping to produce the Primetime Emmy-winning first season of Years of Living Dangerously.

 Divided Films is home to a diverse group of producers, directors and editors who collectively have garnered 10 Emmys, a Peabody, two Polks, the Sundance cinematography award, an Academy Award nomination, as well as dozens of other film festival and investigative journalism prizes.