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Pilar Timpane

Pilar Timpane is a filmmaker, photographer, and writer. She is associate producer and editor of the award-winning oceanography documentary Atlantic Crossing: A Robot’s Daring Mission, which premiered at the Smithsonian’s Baird Auditorium in 2010 and aired on PBS stations around the country. She is also a producer of Transforming Lives Media Archive, a video archival collaboration between Writers House and the Institute for Women’s Leadership at Rutgers University that provides young women with video mentorship and opportunities to make films about women in leadership. Timpane has lived in New Jersey, France, and Mexico but currently resides in Durham, North Carolina. More of her work appears at