Jon Shenk

Jon Shenk appears in the following:

Mohamed Nasheed and Jon Shenk on “The Island President”

Wednesday, March 28, 2012

On February 7, 2012, Mohamed Nasheed, the democratically elected president of the Maldives, was forced to resign in a coup d'etat orchestrated by the military and forces loyal to the country’s former dictator. President Nasheed and Jon Shenk, director of the documentary “The Island President,” discuss confronting the survival of the country. “The Island President” is playing March 28–April 10 at Film Forum.

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Mohamed Nasheed and Jon Shenk on the State of the Maldives

Wednesday, March 28, 2012

Few places have come to symbolize climate change as much as the island nation of the Maldives. The nation's 1,200 small islands in the Indian Ocean sit, on average, about five feet ab...

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