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Amanda Pike

Amanda Pike

Director of TV and Documentaries, Executive Producer

Biography

Amanda Pike is the director of the TV and documentary department and executive producer of films and series at Reveal. Under her leadership, The Center for Investigative Reporting garnered its first Academy Award nomination and four national Emmys, among other accolades. She was the executive producer of the inaugural year of the Glassbreaker Films initiative, supporting women in documentary filmmaking and investigative journalism. She has spent the past two decades reporting and producing documentaries for PBS, CBS, ABC, National Geographic, A&E, Lifetime and The Learning Channel, among others. Subjects have ranged from militia members in Utah to young entrepreneurs in Egypt and genocide perpetrators in Cambodia. Pike also has dabbled in fiction filmmaking, producing the short film “On the Assassination of the President,” which premiered at the Sundance Film Festival. She is a graduate of Princeton University and the Columbia Graduate School of Journalism. She is based in Reveal's Emeryville, California, office.

Articles

Accountability

Harpooned by Facebook

As smart devices become a bigger part of our lives, we look at how Facebook and other companies profit from information about their users.

Aug 3, 2019

Understanding the Syrian conflict through videos

As Congress debates whether and how to intervene in Syria, The I Files team has compiled some of the best reporting and must-watch videos to provide background and context on the conflict.

Sep 6, 2013

Army fashion: The Betty Draper tapes

As the U.S. military unveils a new female-friendly uniform, The I Files looks back at the Army’s awkward instructional videos for women’s fashion and etiquette.

Aug 24, 2013