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Amy Oden

Born Port Jefferson, New York 1981

Calasag: Prep

Single-channel video 
Runtime 4:13
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This is a scene from a forthcoming documentary about two Baltimore-based Filipino-American food entrepreneurs. More info can be found at the artist’s website, or at the International Documentary Association’s fiscal sponsorship page for the film.

Production Credits

Produced, Directed, Shot and Edited by Amy Oden


Emmy Award winning Producer Amy Oden currently works at PBS's Maryland Public Television, where she sheds light on a variety of social and scientific topics, including the Baltimore uprising, fracking, mass incarceration, and the opioid crisis. Her most recent independent short, Lipstick and Leather is currently in the festival circuit. She is also working on her third independent feature, Calasag, which is fiscally sponsored by the International Documentary Association, and was granted a fellowship in the Saul Zaentz Innovation Fund at Johns Hopkins. Amy holds a BA in Journalism from the University of Maryland, and an MA in Gender and Media from George Washington University. Her work has won Communicator Emmy, Davey, and W3 Awards.