Molly Blank is a documentary filmmaker who began working in South Africa as a Fulbright Scholar in 2005. Previously she was a teacher in Washington, DC. She holds an MA in Journalism from the University of California, Berkeley and a BA in History from Tufts University.
Her films include Testing Hope: Grade 12 in the New South Africa about young people approaching their matric exams and Where Do I Stand? about youth and the xenophobic attacks in South Africa in 2008.She worked on the Peabody Award-winning film Bringing Down a Dictator about the defeat of Slobodan Milošević.