Nominated for both an Academy Award and Emmy Award, Frederick Marx is a Producer, Director, Writer, and Editor with 40 years in the film and TV business. His last film Journey from Zanskar – featuring the Dalai Lama and Richard Gere – is in worldwide distribution. Most known for Hoop Dreams – named the Best Documentary of All Time by the Intl. Documentary Association – Marx has screened his films at the world’s most prestigious festivals, networks, and venues. Other recognition includes: Chicago Tribune Artist of the Year, Guggenheim Fellow, recipient of a Robert F. Kennedy Special Achievement Award. Marx recently launched YouthPassageways.org – a non-profit to support all youth mentoring and initiation organizations worldwide. By living his life’s deepest purpose he inspires others to live theirs.