Storm Lake Director — Jerry Risius and Beth Levison

Producers Beth Levison
Executive Producers Sam Bisbee
Distributor Relativity Media
Selected Film Festivals & Awards AFI Docs Audience Award Winnner Peabody Award Nominee Emmy Award Nominee

Does American democracy survive without the backbone of independent local journalism? Go inside The Storm Lake Times, a family-run newspaper serving an Iowa town that has seen its share of changes in the 40 years since Big Agriculture came to the area. Pulitzer-winning editor Art Cullen and his team dedicate themselves to keeping the paper alive as local journalism across the country dies out.