Sam Green is a New York-based documentary filmmaker. He received his Master’s degree in journalism from University of California, Berkeley, where he studied documentary with acclaimed filmmaker Marlon Riggs. Green’s most recent projects are the “live documentaries” The Measure of All Things (2014), The Love Song of R. Buckminster Fuller with Yo La Tengo (2012), and Utopia in Four Movements, which screened at HCAF2010. His performance work has screened at venues such as the Barbican, Kitchen, TBA Festival, Fusebox Festival, Brighton Festival, and many others. A Thousand Thoughts premiered in 2018 at the Sundance Film Festival and at the Wexner Center for the Arts (The Ohio State University) in Columbus.
Green’s 2004 feature length film, the Academy Award©-nominated documentary, The Weather Underground premiered at the Sundance Film Festival, was broadcast on PBS, included in the Whitney Biennial, and has screened widely around the world.