ROBERT KENNER FILMS

 

 

 


Robert Kenner

Robert Kenner has been called “a master of the documentary form” and has won an array of awards for his entertaining and insightful documentary work over the past 30 years. His latest film Command and Control was short-listed for the 2017 Academy Award®. His Academy Award® nominated and Emmy-winning film Food, Inc. had a monumental impact on how our food is regulated and is one of the highest grossing theatrical documentaries of all time. Kenner’s rich body of work includes Merchants of Doubt, Emmy Award-winning Two Days in October, HBO’s When Strangers Click, and The Road to Memphis for Martin Scorsese’s series The Blues on which Kenner was co-filmmaker with Richard Pearce. Kenner has directed a number of specials for American Experience, HBO and National Geographic as well as award-winning commercials and short form docs for clients including eBay, Hallmark and Hewlett Packard. Kenner is currently working on a film about parrot therapy for veterans with PTSD, and a six-part series about the infamous serial killer Henry Lee Lucas for Netflix.

Melissa Robledo

Melissa Robledo (Producer and Partner at Robert Kenner Films) is an Emmy-winning documentary producer whose work includes Command and Control which was shortlisted for the 2017 Academy Award®, Producers Guild Award nominee Merchants of Doubt, and Academy Award®-nominated and Emmy-winning Food, Inc. Melissa produced When Strangers Click for HBO and co-produced The Road to Memphis for Martin Scorsese’s series, The Blues and the American Experience film War Letters. She has contributed to a variety of films for Participant Media, National Geographic, Discovery Channel and PBS. Melissa received her Masters Degree in Documentary Film Production from Stanford University. She continues to collaborate with Robert Kenner, producing a film about parrot therapy for veterans with PTSD, and a six-part series about the infamous serial killer Henry Lee Lucas for Netflix..