BIO


Maura Axelrod is a director and producer of news and documentaries. Her most recent project is a feature length documentary about the contemporary artist Maurizio Cattelan, titled Maurizio Cattelan: Be Right Back, which premiered at the Tribeca Film Festival in 2016 as a special presentation at the Guggenheim Museum. Maura started her career at ABC in New York, and has lived and worked around the globe, now residing in Colorado and New York. As an independent producer, Maura’s work has appeared on outlets worldwide, including ABC, CBS, NBC, CNN, BBC, ITN, Al Jazeera, PBS News Hour, National Geographic Channel, The New York Times, and AXS World Report and Dan Rather Reports.