- Barbara Rubin-Greenberg
Maxine Davis, Founder of Every Life is a Story, LLC
Maxine Davis received her Master's Degree from Syracuse University School of Information Studies after getting an undergraduate degree from the University of Minnesota. She then established Information Access, one of a handful of companies in the pre-Google '70s providing on-call business research.
After a short time in television news, Maxine moved into the film industry. She has managed location and production for hundreds of projects including TV commercials, motion pictures, made-for-TV movies, rock videos, industrials and on-location still-photo shoots. She was Production Coordinator on Prince's motion picture Purple Rain.
Maxine's taught Financial Management for Film and Video wrote and recorded voiceover for National Public Radio's The Savvy Traveler.
Max blends her expertise in research & production. Combining current video interviews with historic photos and memorabilia, maps, and archival film, and animation she crafts award winning historical documentaries.
2011 brought Maxine a Silver Telly Award for "I Was Given Life Twice/The Hinda Kibort Story." In 2010 & 2009 consecutively, she won Bronze Telly Awards for "But Some Survive" and "In the Shadow of the Acropolis." The Minneapolis Children's Hospital chose Maxine to craft a historical documentary celebrating the hospital’s 50th Anniversary.
Her shorts have shown in film festivals and events in the U. S. and Canada and broadcast on public television.
She is a member of the Association of Independent Commercial Producers and Women in Film and Television.