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Every story is a journey...

Every story is a journey...

We

explore

the

horizons

of

innovative

storytelling.

We

explore

the

innovative

storytelling.

We explore the horizon of innovative storytelling.

Ark Media produces feature documentaries, TV, and streaming content for such outlets as HBO, Netflix, Participant, PBS, Apple TV+ and more. Our films have premiered at Sundance, Tribeca, DocNYC, and other major film festivals.

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The Partners

Barak Goodman and Rachel Dretzin founded Ark Media in 1996, and were joined by partner John Maggio in 2003. Together they have grown Ark into one of America’s leading production houses, creating non-fiction series, theatrical documentaries, and one-off television specials on a wide variety of subjects. Throughout the years, Ark has nurtured an ever growing roster of talent and collaborated with passionate and innovative filmmakers who elevate our work to this day.

RECOGNITION

Ark films have been honored with five Emmy Awards, an Academy Award nomination, three DuPont Columbia batons, three George H. Foster Peabody Awards, among other awards and accolades.

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