Educational

The 21st Century

Documentary series about advanced technology.  Hosted by Walter Cronkite.  CBS (Staff Director/Writer, JW)

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Burlington Report

Video adjunct to the annual report of the textile company, Burlington, Inc.

 

Floodpath: The Deadliest Man-Made Disaster of 20th Century America and the Making of Modern Los Angeles

The story of the 1928 St. Francis Dam disaster that took the lives of more than 400 people and ending the celebrated career of William Mulholland, the man who build the 1913 aqueduct that made modern Los Angeles possible. A 2016 Amazon Nonfiction Book of the Year and winner of the Historical Society of Southern California's Martin Ridge Award for the Best Book about California History after 1848. Floodpath has been optioned for a television mini-series by Joel Silver Productions.

 

Screening Reality: How Real World Moviemakers Reimagined America

A new book about the history of American nonfiction filmmaking, from Thomas Edison to the "Post Truth" era of President Donald Trump, and the yet-to-be-explored realm of virtual reality.  To be published by Bloomsbury Press in 2018.

 
* All programs produced, directed and written by Jon Wilkman unless otherwise indicated.