Filmmakers Bios

November 21, 2010

Raphael Shore – Producer

Raphael Shore is an accomplished filmmaker and the founder of Clarion Fund, a non-profit organization that produces documentary films on national security threats. Shore’s previous films include the award-winning documentary Obsession: Radical Islam’s War Against the West, and The Third Jihad: Radical Islam’s Vision for America. He has been featured on CNN, The New York Times, and other leading media organizations.

Alex Traiman – Director

Alex Traiman is a professional journalist, writer, public speaker and former radio personality covering breaking events and analysis in the Middle East.  He has worked as a media, marketing, and public relations specialist.

Micah Smith – Editor

Micah Smith is an award winning filmmaker producing short films, educational films, documentaries, and promotional videos. His films have screened in over 40 film festivals on 5 continents. Smith graduated from the Kanbar Institute of Film and Television at New York University’s Tisch School of Arts.