Film-maker, journalist and author
TNI Senior Fellow and former Director of TNI (1976), Landau was an award-winning filmmaker, journalist and author. Landau wrote on US politics and foreign policy and has produced more than forty films on social, political and historical issues, and worldwide human rights.
Landau has written fourteen books. He received an Edgar Allen Poe Award for Assassination on Embassy Row, a report on the 1976 murders of Chilean Ambassador Orlando Letelier and his colleague, Ronni Moffitt.
Gore Vidal says, "Saul Landau is a man I love to steal ideas from"
Saul received the Bernardo O'Higgins award from the Chilen government in 2010.
In 2011, he produced 'Will the Real Terrorist Please Stand Up' with Danny Glover and Fidel Castro, a film about 50+ years of US-Cuba relations.
He died from cancer at age 77 on September 9 2013.
Areas of expertise:Central America & Caribbean; NAFTA; US Politics & US Foreign Policy
Landau won the Letelier-Moffitt Human Rights Award for his lifelong work on human rights, the George Polk Award for Investigative Reporting, and the First Amendment Award, as well as an Emmy for "Paul Jacobs and the Nuclear Gang."