Ryan S. Porush is a documentary filmmaker and journalist based in Los Angeles. He has produced, filmed and edited documentaries and short films around the world, with an emphasis on telling dynamic, character-driven stories. His award-winning first film, TWO HUNDRED PERCENT, about one young man’s journey to Israel to reunite with his forgotten father 15 years after a tragic accident, screened at film festivals in 2016. Most recently, he has collaborated with Endeavor Films, VICE, GQ, Vocativ, and National Geographic.
Originally from the suburbs of L.A., Porush received a B.A. from the UC Santa Barbara and subsequently completed a Master’s in documentary journalism at New York University.