Sid Levin is a three-time Cine Gold Eagle Award winner for Cinematography and Editing. He was honored as DP/Editor for the Emmy winning "Song for New Orleans", an in-depth look at the lives of New Orleans musicians during and after hurricane Katrina.
Upon graduation from Emerson College in 1978, he joined Boston’s WBZ-TV as it debuted the syndicated series “Evening Magazine”. His capabilities in all areas of television production soon earned him a position as Associate Producer along with shooting and editing the stories he produced. In 1991, along with partner Nancy Maurer, they started FirstFrame, Inc., a creative media group, whose clients include advertising agencies, broadcast and cable, as well as, Fortune 500 companies - NBC, ABC, CBS, PBS, Animal Planet, A&E, HISTORY, MTV, HBO, Paramount Pictures, Fox Television, SyFy Channel, TLC, HGTV, SPEED, Food Network, NBA Entertainment, Reebok, Apple, Raytheon, Lockheed-Martin, Silicon Graphics, NY Times Newspaper Group, Fidelity Investments, Searle Pharmaceuticals-UK, Hill Holiday, Staples, Avid Technology, Discovery, Red Bull and Family House Productions – Germany.
PBS tapped the resources of FirstFrame to co-produce the nationally televised documentary featuring Muhammad Yunus, who recently received the Nobel Peace Prize. The series was hosted by Robert Redford and was funded by the Skoll Foundation.