MEET THE FILMMAKERS
Malina Fagan & Lynn Pelletier - Directors/Producers
Lynn and Malina are the dynamic mother-daughter duo behind THE COVERUP. Lynn is a health practitioner of over 30 years who specializes in acupuncture and allergy treatments. Malina is an award winning filmmaker who is passionate about health, the environment and human empowerment. Having lost several people in their family to cancer, they are committed to raising awareness of environmental toxins and disease prevention. Malina’s films have premiered in IMAX at the Denver Museum of Nature and Science, aired on Rocky Mountain PBS, and been selected at festivals across the country, winning awards for their cinematography and storytelling.
Mark Achbar - Executive Producer
Mark Achbar is the co-director and co-producer of THE CORPORATION and MANUFACTURING CONSENT: Noam Chomsky and the Media, Canada’s two top grossing documentary films ever made. Together these box office hits won 48 international awards, including a Genie Award for Best Documentary, an IDFA Jury Award and 14 audience choice awards, including Sundance. Achbar has executive produced more than a dozen feature documentaries since, including MARMATO (2014), NEURONS TO NIRVANA (2013), SURVIVING PROGRESS (2011), and THE COVERUP, which is currently in production.