Kasia Cieplak-Mayr von Baldegg is the executive producer for video at The Atlantic.
Cieplak-Mayr von Baldegg joined The Atlantic in 2011 to launch its video channel and, in 2013, create its in-house video production department. She leads the development and production of original documentaries, interviews, and other video content for The Atlantic. Previously, she worked as a producer at Al Gore’s Current TV and as a content strategist and documentary producer in San Francisco. She studied filmmaking and digital media at Harvard University.
How exactly does one decide to open a bar in Baghdad at the height of the Iraq war? Here Joshuah Bearman's nonfiction tale comes to life through animation by Colleen Cox and sound design by Pat Walters
Extreme Weather looks at the weather-related disasters that seem to be plaguing the planet with increasing frequency due to global warming. This episode covers drought in Mexico and floods in Australia
Electric Literature embraces digital media in publishing and produces web videos inspired by the short stories in its magazine. Here, artist Peter Lundgren brings a single sentence from Ben Stroud's "Byzantium" to life