Director/Producer/Shooter/Editor for Financial Inclusion in America, an 11-episode original documentary series for the Wall Street Journal. I developed the videos from concept to completion.
Producer/Shooter for Spark!, a series focused on chefs and their inspiration, in partnership with Crocs.
Director/Producer of A Portland Paradise, a three-part food and lifestyle tour of the northwestern city in partnership with Travel Portland.
The Great American Cooking Story
An award-winning documentary web series on the role of restaurants in revitalizing neighborhoods.
*WINNER* Best Documentary at the 2016 Toronto Web Festival.
*WINNER* Best Documentary at the 2016 Miami Web Festival.
Indiegogo Goal Reached February 2015. Pitch page found here.
Millennial Trains Project Trip May 2015. Program page found here.
Episodes Released December 2015. YouTube videos found here.
For media coverage and festival acceptance for The Great American Cooking Story, check out the Press page.
© Clara Ritger 2015 – The Great American Cooking Story is solely owned and operated by Clara Ritger. Stay tuned for season two!
Director/Producer of the Fill My Basket Mini-Documentary.
Created for Upworthy, in partnership with Cricket Wireless
Over 32 Million Views and 270K Shares. (Director’s Cut Above, Published Version Below)
Award Recipient Biographical Documentary
Director/Producer/Story Editor – Hired International Crew, Traveled to Singapore
Israelis and Palestinians search for peace 5,000 miles from home – July 16, 2014
The difficult reintegration of American POW Bowe Bergdahl – June 19, 2014
Getting to voter-ID centers is a hardship and a haul for low-income elderly – August 4, 2012 *front page
Pennsylvania lags in number of female legislators – July 28, 2012 *front page
Letter from the Editor – October 4, 2012 issue