Rhode Island
Profile Type: Artist
Artist
Soren Sorensen

Soren Sorensen is an award-winning filmmaker specializing in nonfiction film, television and web content with an emphasis on advocacy for nonprofit organizations. His clients include the Vietnam Veterans Memorial Fund, Providence Business News and the Gloria Gemma Breast Cancer Resource Foundation. Sorensen’s feature-length documentary, My Father’s Vietnam, had its world premiere at the 2015 Rhode Island International Film Festival, where it won the Soldiers and Sacrifice Grand Prize. The film was also selected to appear at the 2015 Red Dirt International Film Festival in Stillwater, Oklahoma; FilmFest52 in Bethel, Connecticut; the New Haven International Film Festival in New Haven, Connecticut; the 2016 South African International Film Festival in Johannesburg, South Africa and the 2016 UK International Veterans Film Festival in Aberystwyth, Wales. My Father's Vietnam won Best Picture (Documentary) at the 2016 Flagler Film Festival in Palm Coast, FL. Sorensen is co-creator and director of the Rhode Island PBS documentary series on local food and farming, Harvesting Rhode Island, which premiered in 2015. A second series of episodes premieres this month on Rhode Island PBS. Sorensen is currently working on a documentary on the life and music of Cuban pianist and composer, Omar Sosa. Sorensen is a Visiting Lecturer in the Screen Studies Program at Clark University. 

Additional Links: 
Official Website
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Contact Information

First Name: 
Soren
Job Title/Position: 
Director/Producer/Editor
Physical Address: 
Cranston, RI 02909
Last Name: 
Sorensen

About

Profile Type: 
Artist
Primary Discipline: 
Media - Film
Additional Disciplines: 
Media - General
Media - Audio / Sound
Media - Digital
Media - Film
Media - Marketing / Advertising
Media - Radio
Media - Television
Media - Video
Multi-Disciplinary
Music - General
Music - Pop / Rock
Year Founded: 
2012
Populations Served: 
Adults
Businesses
Elders
Families
General Public
Immigrant Populations
Nonprofits
People with Disabilities
School Groups
Teens
Youth-At-Risk
Institution/Business Type: 
Film / Video Businesses
Activities and Services: 
Arts for Social Change / Creative Activism
Audio or Video Recording
Film Preproduction / Production / Editing Services
Writing Services
Geographic Reach: 
Town / City
County
Multi-County Region
State
Multi-State Region
National

Affiliations and Accomplishments

Education: 
B.A., Music (Film Scoring), Berklee College of Music
M.A., Art (Media Studies), Rhode Island College