An Authors Kiss with Sara Troy, and her guest Lionel Friedberg, on air November 10th
Lionel Friedberg shares his life’s journey in T.V and movie making, the love of documentary’s, his books and so much more.
Emmy Award-winning, Columbus Film Festival Award-winning and American Association for the Advancement of Science’s Westinghouse Award-winning Lionel Friedberg was born in South Africa. He began his career working in the first television station in Central Africa—in Northern Rhodesia (now Zambia)—in 1961. He later photographed 18 feature motion pictures as Director of Photography in South Africa and then expanded his career to directing numerous dramatic TV episodes as well as writing, photographing and directing scores of documentaries and non-fiction productions. For many years he was Chairman of the South African Film & Television Technicians Association (SAFTTA.)
In 1966 he worked in Canada as a cinematographer with the prestigious National Film Board of Canada in Montreal. After a long and successful career running his own company as producer, writer, cinematographer, and director on a variety of productions in South Africa he moved to the United States in 1986. For the past 35 years, he has specialized in documentaries, filming all over the world, and winning numerous awards including a Primetime Emmy Award for the cinematography of a National Geographic Special for PBS. He is the author of three non-fiction books and is a New York Times and Los Angeles Times bestselling author. He is a vegan, environmentalist, and supporter of numerous animal rights causes. His interests include ancient history, cosmology, aviation, classical music, collecting rare motion picture soundtracks, investigations into the nature of human consciousness, and studies of the paranormal.
We discuss his two new books The Flying SpringBok and Forever in My Veins.
FIND LIONEL’S DOCUMENTARIES HERE.
SAIL ON, VOYAGER! https://www.youtube.com/_query=sail+on+voyager%21 MYSTERIES UNDERGROUND (National Geographic): https://www.youtube.com/query=Mysteries+Underground THE GREAT DINOSAUR HUNT: https://www.youtube.com=The+Great+Dinosaur+Hunt THE SHAPE OF LIFE: ORIGINS: https://www.youtube.com/=the+shape+of+life+sponges WHO WROTE THE BIBLE? (This is in 12 parts): https://www.youtube.com/Who+Wrote+thge+Bible VIGILANTES: https://www.youtube.com/=Mysteries+Underground BEYOND DEATH: https://www.youtube.com/=Beyond+Death ANCIENT MYSTERIES: THE FIRST ENCOUNTERS: https://www.youtube.com/mysteries+of+Leonard+Nimoy MYSTERIES OF THE BIBLE: LIFE & DEATH OF THE HOLY TEMPLE: https://www.youtube.com/THE+HOLY+TEMPLE+Ancient+Mysteries SPRINGBOK IN THE SKY: Part 1: https://www.youtube.com/=Springbok+in+the+Sky Part 2: https://www.youtube.com/=Springbok+in+the+Sky Part 3: https://www.youtube.com/=Springbok+in+the+Sky SHANGANI PATROL: https://www.youtube.com/=Shangani+Patrol