Sam Pollard

In 1972, Sam Pollard attended the WNET Training School, where he learned the ins and outs of filmmaking and editing. Since then, he has produced numerous films and documentaries for public television, including The Children’s Television Workshop’s 3-2-1 Contact; Style Wars; American Experience: Goin’ Back to T-Town; and American Masters films John Ford/John Wayne: The Filmmaker and The Legend and Marvin Gaye: What’s Going On. A long-time collaborator with Spike Lee, Pollard has won multiple Emmy Awards, George Foster Peabody Awards, the George Polk Award, and more.