GroundTruth’s short films unite the best of international journalism and documentary filmmaking to tell stories about the human condition worldwide.

Led by award-winning journalist and filmmaker Beth Murphy, GroundTruth Films encompasses a team of skilled, culturally diverse film fellows and includes directors, producers and cinematographers produce character-driven work around the world. Our film fellows are mentored through all aspects of production — from pre-production and funding to editing and distribution — to create short form, web-based and feature documentary films. When our stories demand it, we implement robust educational and impact campaigns to further the impact of our films.



Coping With Drought

A farmer and father grapples with an 85 percent loss to his income because of recent droughts in Afghanistan, but education for his daughters helped the family survive.