Director / Producer / Junior Varsity Mensch
Scott Kirschenbaum runs COMPOST MEDIA, a production company creating content at the nexus of body, mind, movement and nature. He is in pre-production on a feature film that explores healing through music and dance. His previous two films were the Alzheimer's documentary “You’re Looking At Me Like I Live Here And I Don’t,” which aired on PBS' Emmy award-winning program Independent Lens, and serves as a teaching tool for nonprofits, universities, libraries and conferences around the world; and the birth documentary “These Are My Hours," which was named the “most cinematic birth documentary ever” and has been distributed in 45 countries worldwide. Prior to that he directed the speaker series “A Soapbox in Haiti,” which was featured on ABC World News, premiered on Haitian television stations on the one-year anniversary of the earthquake and is taught in Haitian studies program in the United States, Canada and Europe. A graduate of Yale University and participant of the San Francisco Film Society FilmHouse Residency, Kirschenbaum lives on a lil’ idyllic acre of land alongside the Blue Ridge Parkway.