Randy Croce, Video Producer
has been doing documentary work since 1976, first as a still photographer, then in video.
early work focused on American Indian communities, including The Drum
Is the Heart, about Blackfoot nation powwows, and Clouded Land, a documentary on White Earth Reservation land claims, which was broadcast nationally by the Learning Channel and PBS.
Randy joined the staff of the Labor Education Service as a video producer in 1990, where he researches, shoots and edits programs about workers.
also teaches classes in media, labor history and other subjects and has been active in University governance.
Since 2000, Randy
has been especially interested in the challenges faced by newcomers to America.
documentary about Italian immigrant stonecutters, If Stone Could Speak, was broadcast by Twin Cities Public Television and screened internationally.
In 2009, Randy
initiated, Who Built Our Capitol?
He is the project's director and has done the primary video work for the documentary and website.