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Talmage Cooley

American film director


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From Wikipedia

Talmage Newman Cooley is an American filmmaker and social justice activist. He is the writer/director of award-winning narrative and documentary films featured at Sundance and over 100 festivals worldwide, as well as numerous PSA spots for social justice organizations.He was the founder of The Gun Violence Project and then co-Founder and co-CEO of The Center to Prevent Youth Violence . While attending the Harvard Kennedy School in 2012 he founded Democracy.com. Cooley is also the Founder of Fervent Strategy, a social impact consulting firm based in New York City.

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University of Virginia

Public research university in Charlottesville, Virginia, United States