Sam Hampton

Alexandria, Virginia, United States


Sam Hampton is an award-winning documentary filmmaker and co-founder of Docs In Progress, a Maryland non-profit that fosters a community for documentary filmmakers. Sam’s films have been screened at the Library of Congress, National Museum of Women in the Arts, Cornell Cinema, the Chautauqua Institution, and numerous national film festivals. Sam received a Master’s in Clinical Psychology and Doctorate in Urban Education from Cleveland State University. Sam Hampton’s films: Transcending Surgeon Mr. Stokes’ Mission - Endorsed by the National Council for the Social Studies Hidden Books – the Art of Kumi Korf - 2011 CINE Golden Eagle Award for Independent Documentary Short My Mother’s Journey - 2009 Television, Internet and Video Association of DC (TIVA-DC) Bronze Peer Award for Documentary