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Moira Demos and Laura Ricciardi      

Filmmakers Known for the Netflix Series "Making a Murderer"

Filmmakers Laura Ricciardi and Moira Demos are best known as the creative duo behind the hit Netflix series Making a Murderer. They are the recipients of the James Joyce Award for Human Endeavour from the Literary and Historical Society at University College Dublin, and the series has been nominated for the 2016 BAFTA Television Radio Times Audience Award.

Laura and Moira have made numerous appearances on news, radio, and television shows around the world speaking about their work. They have also been featured in publications including Variety and The New York Times.

Laura and Moira met in 2003 as graduate film students in New York City. Two years later they started production on Making a Murderer, and in 2006 they formed the independent production company Synthesis Films LLC.


Over 10 Years, 2 Filmmakers Documented The 'Making' Of A Murderer

Moira Demos and Laura Ricciardi were film students when they started working on their 10-part Netflix series about Steven Avery. "We had no money, but what ...

Why a Reporter Who Covered the Avery Case Is Launching a 'Making a Murderer' Rebuttal Podcast

Dan O'Donnell's new podcast on iHeartRadio, Rebutting a Murderer, isn't just some random person's take on the popular Netflix documentary series Making a Murderer. O'Donnell, a Milwaukee radio reporter, covered the case and appears throughout the series, at various news conferences and pacing around courthouse hallways.

Creative Arts Emmys: Netflix's 'Making a Murderer' Has Big Night

Making a Murderer swept the nonfiction series category at this year's Creative Arts Emmys..

Why Making a Murderer's Creators Made a Part 2 | Vanity Fair

“In a way, we thought this is an incredible opportunity to experience ambiguity, and try to find comfort in ambiguity,” said Laura Ricciardi. Added Moira Demos ...

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