Robert Greene

Assistant Professor

Journalism Professions

Jonathan B. Murray Center for Documentary Journalism
243 Walter Williams Hall
Missouri School of Journalism
Columbia, MO 65211-1200

ROBERT GREENE serves as the filmmaker-in-chief at the Murray Center for Documentary Journalism at the Missouri School of Journalism. His critically-acclaimed films include the Gotham Awards-nominated “Actress” (2014), “Fake It So Real” (2011) and “Kati With An I (2010). The Independent named Greene one of the 10 Filmmakers to Watch in 2014, and he received the 2014 Vanguard Artist Award from the San Francisco DocFest. Greene has edited over a dozen features, including “Queen of Earth” (2015) and “Listen Up Philip” (2014) by Alex Ross Perry, “Approaching the Elephant” (2014) by Amanda Rose Wilder and “Christmas, Again” (2015) by Charles Poekel. Greene writes about documentary for outlets such as Sight & Sound and Filmmaker Magazine and programs an annual cinematic nonfiction competition at the Little Rock Film Festival. His first book, Present Tense: Notes On American Nonfiction Cinema 1998-2013, will be published in summer 2015.

Updated: August 6, 2019