Episode 17

The City: Off-Campus Episode 17: Former Iowa runner & current Award-winning Documentarian/Journalist Brooke Bierhaus


October 16th, 2020

1 hr 11 mins 40 secs

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About this Episode

On Epsidoe 17, Sam and Jack are joined by former Iowa distance runner and current Award-winning documentarian and video journalist Brooke Bierhaus to discuss her athletic career, how she got introduced to journalsim, and where she finds her passion and inspiration for her work. She discusses her early journalism experiences including being a videographer for the Smithsonian National Zoo's YouTube, and what drove her to tell the type of stories she does today. We speak at length about Brooke's most recent documentary, The Connected Cup, where Brooke traveled to nine different countries, spoke in nine different langauges, and proved that a unviersal langauge that is applicable to each of these locaitons is coffee/tea. Now Available to Watch on Amazon Prime & Vimeo OnDemand