A leader in the documentary distribution world, ro*co films understands that a compelling real-life story can educate, entertain, and engage diverse audiences around emotionally gripping, universally important themes.
A growing division of ro*co films international, ro*co educational launched in 2009 with the mission to advocate for documentary film as an educational tool, to bring these stories to schools, libraries, and other instructional environments across the country, and to broaden the impact and influence of our films by mobilizing communities to host, organize, and execute their own public screening events. Whether you are striving to illuminate a topic or issue, create change, or simply start a conversation, showing a compelling film is the best way to do it.
The films represented by ro*co educational are inspiring, provocative, and challenging —connecting us to human experiences well beyond the boundaries of our own.
Kristin Cooney is Vice President of ro*co films educational. Along with managing all operations associated with educational sales and distribution, Kristin works closely with universities, libraries, non-profit organizations, and various other educational institutions to enhance curriculum, promote acquisitions, and to broaden the use of documentary film as an educational tool.
Kristin joined ro*co in 2009 with a professional background in market analysis, advertising, and administration. Kristin holds a BA is Sociology from UCLA and a Master of Science in Counseling Psychology from Dominican University of California.