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Jason Motlagh is an award-winning writer, photographer and filmmaker. Formerly Time magazine's correspondent in Afghanistan, he has reported from more than 40 countries and is a regular contributor to The Washington Post, The Economist and Virginia Quarterly Review. In 2010, his four-part series on the Mumbai terror attacks won the National Magazine Award for digital news reporting.

A seasoned video journalist, Jason produces news documentaries and features for the Al Jazeera English and America networks, PBS’ ForeignExchange, and Time.com. His images have featured in leading newspapers, magazines, festivals and global advocacy campaigns. He is the co-founder of Blackbeard Films, an Oakland, CA-based production company.