Nadia Sussman

Nadia Sussman is a video journalist at ProPublica, creating short- and long-form visual stories for ProPublica investigations.

From 2013 to 2017, Sussman was based in Brazil, where she shot and edited videos for outlets including The New York Times, BBC and The Wall Street journal. She has worked throughout Latin America and the United States, covering stories including killings by police in Rio’s favelas and Brazil’s Zika crisis. Her work has been recognized by Pictures of the Year International, the Northern Short Course and the Sidney Hillman Foundation.

Prior to working in journalism, Nadia was an investigator for death row habeas corpus appeals in California.

World Press Photo Involvement: 
2019 Digital Storytelling Contest winner

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Photo Credit: Nadia Sussman by © Claudio Papapietro