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Dan Cogan is an American film producer and director. He is best known for co-producing the Bryan Fogel-directed Icarus,[2][3][4][5] for which they won the Academy Award for Best Documentary Feature.[6]

Dan Cogan
OccupationProducer, director, writer
Years active1997–present
Spouse(s)Liz Garbus
Children2 [1]

FilmographyEdit

  • 2018: Untitled Apollo Theater Documentary (Documentary) (executive producer) (filming)
  • 2018: Bathtubs Over Broadway (Documentary) (executive producer) (post-production)
  • 2018: The Long Dumb Road (executive producer)
  • 2018: Bisbee '17 (Documentary) (executive producer)
  • 2018: Nancy (co-executive producer)
  • 2018: The Tale (executive producer)
  • 2018: Won't You Be My Neighbor? (Documentary) (executive producer)
  • 2017: Voyeur (Documentary) (executive producer)
  • 2017: Of Fathers and Sons (Documentary) (executive producer)
  • 2017: Hunting Season (executive producer)
  • 2017: Insha'Allah Democracy (Documentary) (executive producer)
  • 2017: The Reagan Show (Documentary) (executive producer)
  • 2017: The Strange Ones (co-executive producer)
  • 2017: Bending the Arc (Documentary) (executive producer)
  • 2017: Step (Documentary) (executive producer)
  • 2017: Dina (Documentary) (executive producer)
  • 2017: Icarus (Documentary) (producer)
  • 2017: Unrest (Documentary) (executive producer)
  • 2016: Independent Lens (TV Series documentary)
  • 2016: City of Joy (Documentary) (executive producer)
  • 2016: Buster's Mal Heart' (executive producer)
  • 2016: Theo Who Lived (Documentary) (executive producer)
  • 2016: Death by Design (Documentary) (executive producer)
  • 2016: Night School (Documentary) (executive producer)
  • 2016: The Pearl (Documentary) (executive producer)
  • 2016: Lovesong (executive producer)
  • 2016: Notes on Blindness (Documentary) (executive producer)
  • 2016: Nuts! (Documentary) (executive producer)
  • 2014: P.O.V. (TV Series documentary) (executive producer - 3 episodes, 2012 - 2015)
  • 2015: Havana Motor Club (Documentary) (executive producer)
  • 2015: Song of Lahore (Documentary) (executive producer)
  • 2015: Addicted to Fresno (executive producer)
  • 2015: The Invitation (executive producer)
  • 2015: Dreamcatcher (Documentary) (executive producer)
  • 2015: Chuck Norris vs Communism (Documentary) (executive producer)
  • 2015: Sembene! (Documentary) (executive producer)
  • 2015: The Hunting Ground (Documentary) (executive producer)
  • 2015: How to Change the World (Documentary) (executive producer)
  • 2014: Do I Sound Gay? (Documentary) (executive producer)
  • 2014: Meet the Patels (Documentary) (executive producer)
  • 2014: The Vanquishing of the Witch Baba Yaga (Documentary) (executive producer)
  • 2014: Vessel (Documentary) (executive producer)
  • 2014: Watchers of the Sky (Documentary) (executive producer)
  • 2014: Land Ho! (executive producer)
  • 2013: Midway (Documentary) (executive producer)
  • 2013: Remote Area Medical (Documentary) (executive producer)
  • 2013: Our Nixon (Documentary) (executive producer)
  • 2013: American Promise (Documentary) (co-executive producer)
  • 2013: Pandora's Promise (Documentary) (executive producer)
  • 2013: The Crash Reel (Documentary) (executive producer: Impact Partners)
  • 2013: Who is Dayani Cristal? (Documentary) (executive producer)
  • 2012: Sofia's Last Ambulance (Documentary) (executive producer)
  • 2012: Knuckleball! (Documentary) (producer)
  • 2012: How to Survive a Plague (Documentary) (executive producer)
  • 2012: Detropia (Documentary) (executive producer)
  • 2012: The Queen of Versailles (Documentary) (executive producer)
  • 2011: Lemon (Documentary) (executive producer)
  • 2011: Fightville (Documentary) (executive producer)
  • 2011: Bobby Fischer Against the World (Documentary) (executive producer)
  • 2011: Chess History (Video documentary short) (executive producer)
  • 2011: Hell and Back Again (Documentary) (executive producer)
  • 2011: The Fight for Fischer's Estate (Video documentary short) (executive producer)
  • 2010: Lost Bohemia (Documentary) (executive producer)
  • 2010: One Thousand Pictures: RFK's Last Journey (Documentary short) (executive producer)
  • 2010: Sons of Perdition (Documentary) (supervising producer)
  • 2010: Secrets of the Tribe (Documentary) (executive producer: Impact Partners)
  • 2009: American Experience (TV Series documentary) (co-producer - 1 episode)
  • 2009: Children of Invention (executive producer)
  • 2009: No Impact Man: The Documentary (Documentary) (executive producer)
  • 2008: The Trials of J. Robert Oppenheimer (Documentary) (co-producer)
  • 2008: The End of America (Documentary) (supervising producer)
  • 2008: The Garden (Documentary) (supervising producer)
  • 2008: Lioness (Documentary) (supervising producer)
  • 2008: Kick Like a Girl (Short) (supervising producer)
  • 2008: Secrecy (Documentary) (supervising producer)
  • 2008: The Recruiter (Documentary) (supervising producer)
  • 2007: Freeheld (Documentary short) (supervising producer)
  • 2005: Torte Bluma (Short) (producer)
  • 1999: The Lifestyle (Documentary) (producer)
  • 1997: Number One Fan (producer)

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ "'Icarus,' a film with deep Boston ties, wins best documentary at the Oscars - The Boston Globe". BostonGlobe.com. Retrieved 2018-08-04.
  2. ^ "How One Whistleblower Led to Russia Being Banned From the Winter Olympics (Guest Column)". The Hollywood Reporter. December 6, 2017. Retrieved August 4, 2018.
  3. ^ "'Icarus,' a film with deep Boston ties, wins best documentary at the Oscars - The Boston Globe". BostonGlobe.com. March 5, 2018. Retrieved August 4, 2018.
  4. ^ Rubin, Rebecca (February 13, 2018). "Bryan Fogel Says 'Icarus' Will Help People Understand 'Our Current Political Situation'". Variety. Retrieved August 4, 2018.
  5. ^ Carey, Matthew (December 25, 2017). "'Icarus' Team Bryan Fogel & Dan Cogan On Exposing Russian Olympic Doping Scandal And Making Oscar Doc Shortlist". Deadline Hollywood. Retrieved August 4, 2018.
  6. ^ Macias, Ernest (January 22, 2018). "Tiffany Haddish, Andy Serkis to announce Oscar nominations". Entertainment Weekly. Archived from the original on January 22, 2018. Retrieved January 22, 2018.

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