American Film Foundation is a Santa Monica-based non-profit production company that has produced both Academy and Emmy Award-winning documentaries. The company's projects range from theatrical documentary films and television series to dramatic feature films.
American Film Foundation is headed by Terry Sanders and Freida Lee Mock, who have received three Academy Awards® and ten Academy Award® nominations.
Freida Lee Mock recently completed Anita, a feature documentary about Anita Hill, revealing the intimate story of a woman who spoke truth to power, against a backdrop of sex, politics, and race.
Terry Sanders is currently in development on Tokyo Rose, a dramatic feature based on the true-life story of Iva Toguri, the young Japanese-American who was wrongfully convicted of treason after World War II. He is also in development on Lazarus and the Kid, a dramatic feature that tells the true story of Derek Gemmet, the first golfer with cerebral palsy to become a PGA professional.
Terry Sanders was recently awarded The Golden Frog award for Outstanding Achievement in Documentary Filmmaking at the Camerimage Film Festival in Lodz, Poland. Read the full article.