The Whiteness Project

The Whiteness Project is a multi-platform investigation into the role that whiteness and privilege play in American society, designed to drive a new and unique strand of dialog in the ongoing national conversation on race.  

Whitney Dow Whitney Dow
Director, Producer

Whitney Dow is a filmmaker whose credits include Two Towns of Jasper, I Sit Where I Want: The Legacy of Brown v. Board of Education, Unfinished Country, When the Drum is Beating, as a director,... more»

John Kudos John Kudos
Creative Director

Kudos is a creative director, strategist, and systems architect. He is the co-founder and principal of Studio Kudos, a Design Collaboratory™ with interdisciplinary focus on branding, editorial,... more»

Additional Credits

Sumit Paul - DESIGNER
Chris Manlapid - DEVELOPER
Garrett Wenholtz - POST PRODUCTION COLOR
Asya Gorbacheva - ASSISTANT EDITOR
J. Garrett Vorreuter - FIELD PRODUCER
Shannon Madden - CINEMATOGRAPHER
Scott Rubin - COORDINATOR
Corina DeFabbio - GRIP
Clementine Dow - PRODUCTION ASSISTANT

For WNED
Donald Boswell - PRESIDENT
Phil Teibel - PRODUCTION AND FACILITIES MANAGER
Lauren Mosier and Aaron Ferguson - STUDIO PRODUCTION ASSISTANTS

For POV
Adnaan Wasay - EXECUTIVE PRODUCER
Emma Dessau - DATA PRODUCER

"The Whiteness Project explores how people who identify as white process their ethnicity and connect their experiences to hard data about how race is lived in America."

Genre: Interactive