Kasia Cieplak-Mayr von Baldegg is the executive producer for video at The Atlantic.
Cieplak-Mayr von Baldegg's work in media spans documentary television, advertising, and print. As a producer in the Viewer Created Content division of Al Gore's Current TV, she acquired and produced short documentaries by independent filmmakers around the world. Post-Current, she worked as a producer and strategist at Urgent Content, developing consumer-created and branded nonfiction campaigns for clients including Cisco, Ford, and GOOD Magazine. She studied filmmaking and digital media at Harvard University, where she was co-creator and editor in chief of H BOMB Magazine.
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
Electric Literature embraces digital media in publishing and produces web videos inspired by the short stories in its magazine. Here, Andre da Loba brings a single sentence from Roberto Ransom's "Three Figures and a Dog" to life.