Brook Silva-Braga is an Emmy-award winning journalist and filmmaker whose work has aired on CBS, HBO, CNBC, MSNBC, National Geographic, MTV, HDNet and

As anchor of the Washington Post newscast The Fold, he covered major stories from NSA surveillance to the Boston Marathon bombings. He also reported and produced in-depth pieces on military suicide, Medicare’s distorted pricing and the shadowy companies controlling tickets to Supreme Court oral arguments.

Work and curiosity have taken Brook to more than 50 countries on six continents. In 2005, he founded Earthchild Productions and produced three profitable and critically acclaimed documentaries, all of which he narrated, shot and edited on tiny budgets.