kendall moore

Kendall Moore


University of Rhode Island

Kendall Moore (she/her) is an award-winning documentary filmmaker and a Professor in the departments of Journalism and Film Media. Before joining the faculty at the University of Rhode Island in 2003, she worked as a television journalist focusing on medical, health, race, and environmental issues. Kendall has produced numerous independent documentaries that have aired on PBS and in various film festivals. She has received several grants and awards for her work including Fulbright Scholar Awards, the Rhode Island Film Fellowship for Outstanding Filmmaking, and, the Metcalf Award. She was commended by Crain’s Magazine as a Professor of Merit in the field of journalism. Kendall serves on the boards of The Metcalf Institute for Marine and Environmental Reporting as well as The Story Board at Salve Regina University. She enjoys mentoring women of color interested in documentary film production.