- Professor of Cinema Studies and English
- Co-Director, Apollo Outreach Initiative
- Co-Director, Apollo Center of Media Education and Production
- PhD, University of Chicago, 1996
- MA, University of Chicago, 1986
- BA, Brigham Young University, 1984
Geoff Pingree is an award-winning documentary filmmaker, writer, and photographer.
Film by Rian Brown-Orso and Geoff Pingree Released on Amazon PrimeNovember 7, 2019
Geoff Pingree's Documentary Film Awarded Grand Jury PrizeOctober 18, 2019
Geoff Pingree's feature documentary film, The Return of Elder Pingree – Memoir of a Departed Mormon, was awarded the Grand Jury Prize at the Lonely Seal International Film, Screenplay & Music Festival in Boston on October 13, 2019.
The Grand Jury Prize awarded by the Lonely Seal International Film, Screenplay & Music Festival consists of $118,000 of in-kind production support for the director's work, including one year of international film distribution; a dedicated custom page hosted on the festival’s website for twelve months, showcasing both the film and the filmmaker; and a targeted marketing campaign and showcase for the film at the Cannes Film Festival in 2020.
Rian Brown-Orso and Geoff Pingree Speak as Invited GuestsFebruary 28, 2019
Associate Professor of Cinema Studies Rian Brown-Orso and Professor of Cinema Studies and English Geoff Pingree were invited guests to Columbia University's Institute for Research on African-American Studies on March 7, 2019 to speak about their documentary film, The Foreigner's Home.
Rian Brown-Orso and Geoff Pingree Screen FilmJanuary 3, 2019
Associate Professor of Cinema Studies Rian Brown-Orso and Professor of Cinema Studies and English Geoff Pingree screened The Foreigner's Home on Saturday, January 5 in conjunction with the Brooklyn Museum’s exhibition Soul of a Nation: Art in the Age of Black Power. The film also screens on January 16 in Los Angeles at the Hammer Museum's Billy Wilder Theater.
Rian Brown-Orso and Geoff Pingree Interviewed by International Film Festival RotterdamFebruary 6, 2018
Associate Professor of Cinema Studies Rian Brown-Orso and Professor of Cinema Studies and English Geoff Pingree were interviewed about their film The Foreigner’s Home in a blog post for the International Film Festival Rotterdam.