Alan and Susan Raymond
Alan and Susan Raymond ("Topiramate: A Clinical Trial for Alcoholism") have received recognition for their body of work, from their Emmy®-winning landmark video "The Police Tapes" to an Academy Award® for Best Feature Documentary for "I Am a Promise: The Children of Stanton Elementary School." They have also received international acclaim for their Primetime Emmy®-winning film "Children in War" and wrote a book for HarperCollins on their experiences making the film. Alan and Susan Raymond were also the filmmakers of the 1973 seminal cinema verite series "An American Family," which TV Guide designated one of the "50 Greatest TV Programs" and was acknowledged to be the first reality TV series. The Raymonds are currently producing a feature documentary for HBO on urban education.