Q&A with Madeleine Sackler

Madeleine Sackler talked about the documentary The Lottery which she directed and produced. The documentary tells the story of how… read more

Madeleine Sackler talked about the documentary The Lottery which she directed and produced. The documentary tells the story of how children are chosen to participate in charter schools in New York City. It follows the paths of four families from Harlem and the Bronx who hope to get their children into the Harlem Success Academy and out of the New York public school system. It also covers community and school board meetings where the charter school system is debated. Video clips of the documentary were shown.

Madeleine Sackler is a 27 year old filmmaker based in New York City. She previously co-directed Mechina: A Preparation. She was part of the research team for the Martin Scorsese film Shine a Light. Ms. Sackler is a graduate of Duke University. close

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Q&A with Madeleine Sackler

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Washington, District of Columbia, United States
First Aired:
Jun 27, 2010
Last Aired:
May 4, 2012

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  • Jun 27, 2010 | 8:00pm EDT | C-SPAN 1
  • Jun 27, 2010 | 10:59pm EDT | C-SPAN 1
  • Jun 28, 2010 | 5:57am EDT | C-SPAN 1
  • Aug 27, 2010 | 7:46pm EDT | C-SPAN 3
  • Aug 28, 2010 | 2:06am EDT | C-SPAN 3
  • May 04, 2012 | 6:57pm EDT | C-SPAN 2
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