Alan Adelson

Director, Producer, Writer – The People vs. Agent Orange

Alan Adelson works in both film and print. His film and television credits include European production coordinator for One Survivor Remembers (HBO, 1995), winner of the Best Short Documentary Oscar and three Emmy Awards. He was producer, director and writer for Lodz Ghetto (PBS, 1989) short-listed for Best Feature Documentary Oscar, winner of International Film Critics Prize, and included in eight international film festivals. Also: Two Villages in Kosovo (ARTE, RTE, 2006) and In Bed With Ulysses (2012). The People vs. Agent Orange won the Jury Award in the 2020 Eugene Environmental Film Festival. Adelson made worldwide headlines with his investigative articles in Esquire and the Wall Street Journal revealing the disappearance of enriched plutonium from a nuclear reprocessing plant.

Alan Adelson