Anna Therese Day is an award-winning reporter and filmmaker. In the Middle East and beyond, her journalism focuses on US foreign policy, women’s issues, and climate change. Her work has been featured on CNN, Al Jazeera, VICE, and in numerous print outlets, including The New York Times.
Day was recognized by Forbes Magazine as one of their 30 Under 30 in the Media in 2017. She is a Truman National Security Partner, a 2013 Fulbright Fellow, a 2012 United Nations Press Fellow, and was named one of Google Zeitgeist’s top 30 Great Young Minds of Our Time in 2011. The Shorty Awards recognized her as one of the Top 10 Journalists of the Year in 2013 and 2014. She was a national finalist for Running Start’s Emerging Young Leader 2015 Awards and one of Mic.com’s #Mic50 2015 Millennial Leaders.
Day is the co-founder and executive producer of Fovrth Studios. Her latest documentary project, Authentically Us, premiered this spring at Tribeca, Cannes, and SxSW film festivals. Day is an outspoken press freedom advocate, co-founding and serving on the board of Frontline Freelance Register, the only representative body of independent conflict journalists.