- About CIR
Stephanie Mechura is the senior documentary film & video editor for The Center for Investigative Reporting. Stephanie’s career began at Winton /duPont Films, where she was immersed in the craft of long-form verité documentary editing. She went on to spend five years at LucasFilm Ltd., working on a team of filmmakers creating 100 historical documentaries ranging in subject from Harlem’s Hellfighters to Mata Hari. As a freelance editor, Stephanie’s award-winning films have been broadcast on PBS Frontline, National Geographic, NOVA and Independent Lens. She has edited films for theatrical release with acclaimed independent filmmakers and journalists, screening in theaters nationally and around the world.