Carl Runs the Paper (Fine Cut Sample)

A 73-year-old newfound newspaper editor navigates grief while saving California's oldest weekly paper.

  • Joey Horan
  • Manish Khanal
  • Manish Khanal
  • Joey Horan
  • Carl Joseph Butz
    Key Cast
  • Project Type:
    Documentary, Short, Student
  • Genres:
    Documentary, Character driven
  • Runtime:
    10 minutes
  • Shooting Format:
  • Film Color:
  • First-time Filmmaker:
  • Student Project:
    Yes - UC Berkeley Graduate School of Journalism
Director Biography - Joey Horan, Manish Khanal

Joey Horan is a filmmaker and journalist based in the Bay Area. He currently works as an associate producer and assistant editor at Actual Films. He was named the 2022 Brian Pollack Fellow in Documentary Filmmaking. He holds a master’s degree in journalism from the University of California, Berkeley.

Manish Khanal is a reporter and filmmaker based in the Bay Area. He currently works as an Associate Producer at Citizen Film. He was named a 2023 Knight Hero by IF/Then Shorts, Miami Film Festival and the Knight Foundation. He holds a master's degree in journalism from University of California, Berkeley.

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