Pamela Torno

Senior Manager, Short-Form Content

Pamela Torno is the Senior Manager of Short-Form Content at ITVS, a non-profit organization that brings independently-produced, high-quality public broadcast and new media programs to local, national, and international audiences. Her portfolio includes shorts and series for Independent Lens branded digital platforms. Pam is a former television news writer who has written and produced for TechTV, Current TV, Revision3, and Discovery Communications, where she co-created its flagship digital science series, DNews (rebranded as Seeker), and was awarded the John Hendricks Innovation Award in 2015. She has served as a festival juror and panel moderator at SXSW and as a panelist for the Tribeca If/Then Shorts Pitch at Big Sky Documentary Film Festival.

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