JOHN FREIDAH

John Freidah has worked as a journalist and filmmaker for over 25 years documenting the important issues and stories of our time. His work has raised public awareness, empowered individuals, and affected legislative policy. 

John's photos and video have appeared in National Geographic, Time magazine, Newsweek, the New York Times, and on ABC's Nightline, the BBC and CNN. He has been asked to speak both nationally and internationally: addressing such organizations as the Danish Union of Press Photographers, the Norwegian Press Photographers Association, the Atlanta Photojournalism Seminar, and the National Press Photographers Association’s Flying Short Course and Northern Short Course.  

His film Hope Regenerated, produce for the Massachusetts Institute of Technology, recently premiered at the Boston Museum of Science and received a 2016 New England Emmy Award in the category of Health/Science Program/Special from the National Academy of Television Arts and Sciences.