Catherine Jordan

Catherine Jordan is the award-winning producer and co-editor of Valentino’s Ghost: Why We Hate Arabs. A journalist for 14 years, she spent five years working with director Michael Singh to shape the film’s structure, narrative and aesthetics, as well as researching the storylines and current events which form the narrative thread for their documentary. Jordan was an editor and staff writer at the Los Angeles Times, and a correspondent for The Daily Telegraph in London, The Hollywood Reporter, Los Angeles Magazine, Condé Nast’s Tatler (London) and The New Scotsman (UK). She spent three years as a researcher at Hollywood’s Paramount Pictures studio, where her work included research and writing on the genres and highlights in Paramount’s theatrical library of 2,500 films. Jordan was honored at the MPAC 2014 Media Awards as a “Voice of Courage and Conscience” for her role in producing Valentino’s Ghost.