In Focus Podcast

Episode 54  

Don’s work includes internationally screened documentary and narrative film, experimental video, as well as, commercially produced brand content.

Don Burton

Welcome filmmaker Don Burton to In-Focus Podcast Number 54. He owns and operates an Emmy award-winning digital arts studio in New Bedford, Massachusetts. Don produces documentaries, brand content, Indie films, and video installations. Don Burton’s work maintains an emphasis on issues of place, community, and identity.  He received his BFA in sculpture from UMass Dartmouth and holds an MFA from the University of Connecticut.

Don has worked as an editor and creative director in Los Angeles. He has produced work for clients such as NBC Universal. Don Burton teaches digital arts and engages in art and culture advocacy having served as AHA! New Bedford’s steering committee chair, Buzzards Bay Film Festival artistic director and co-founder of the film/arts initiative BridgeThink.

Listen in on his conversation as The Artist Index’s host, Ron Fortier delves more into Don’s life, his background, and his ambitions. This episode was recorded with Zoom during the pandemic of 2020. PLEASE SCROLL DOWN FOR THE PODCAST LINK or LISTEN HERE(new episodes are added a short time after being posted here)

The whole concept of The Artists Index and the journey we are on is are still in the making and very organic. And, at this critical time in our country’s history, challenged by the COVID-19 Pandemic, we have continued to podcast remotely, assisted by Zoom, in order to assure that our guests remain safe and, in the comfort of their home.

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Don Burton

PO Box 1405
New Bedford, MA 02741


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