Peter Kinoy is a New York based documentary editor and co-founder of Skylight, a human rights media organization.  His films WHEN THE MOUNTAINS TREMBLE, GRANITO, 500 YEARS and many more have played Sundance, NY Film Festival, Human Rights Watch Film Festival and national PBS.  In the 1990s his documentaries about poor people organizing in the US – TAKEOVER, POVERTY OUTLAW, OUTRIDERS played Sundance and PBS. In 1999 Kinoy helped organize the Media College of the University of the Poor and worked on media with numerous grass-roots organizing efforts.  Kinoy has taught film in Cuba, CCNY, is a member of the Writers Guild, and AMPAS.

Upcoming Classes with Peter Kinoy

February 21 @ 6:30 pm


New York State Poor People’s Campaign, the Kairos Center, and The People’s Forum are excited to present a workshop on MEDIA MATCHMAKERS FOR A NEW WORLD: A 3-part collaborative workshop of screening, discussions, and media work.
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