Press Clips

We’ll be tidying up this page soon, but for now just wanted to put up a few links of recent coverage…more shortly!





Follow the Leader” tracks politics in the making


June 29, 2013


By Patrick Gavin




Policy Mic


Follow the Leader: How I Learned to Stop Worrying and Embrace Politics


June 28, 2013


by Nick Troiano (participant, Follow the Leader)


BlogTalk Radio

At Home With Victoria

Chat with Jonathan Goodman Levitt, Leisel Taylor and Cef Michael

June 26, 2013


What (not) to doc

On VOD & TV: Follow the Leader

June 24, 2013

By Basil Tsiokos


Unseen Films

Follow the Leader review

by Steve Kopian

June 24, 2012



Film Review: Follow the Leader

June 24, 2013

By Andrew Robertson


Northside Film Festival

Congratulations to our Film Competition Winners

June 21, 2013


Red Alert Politics

New film Follow the Leader looks at long-term struggles behind being a young conservative

June 12, 2013

By Kaitlin Schallhorn


Fairfax County Times

Documentary Starring Springfield Man Airs Sunday

June 28, 2013

The Pike County Courier

Milford Man Featured in PBS Documentary

June 26, 2013

By Katie Sobko



DVHS Graduate in Political Documentary “Follow the Leader”

June 26, 2013

By Preston Ehrler


SparkAction: For Children. For Youth. For Change.

Follow the Leader Director Interview

June 25, 2013

by Grant Jirka


The L Magazine
orthside Film: The DIY Competition Shortlist Has Arrived!
April 30, 2013

Pop Matters
‘Follow the Leader’: Politics For Beginners
May 14, 2013
by Cynthia Fuchs

Beaufort Gazette
Savannah’s Lucas Theatre Hosting Political Doc “Follow the Leader”
April 12, 2013
by Patrick Donohue

PBS’s P.O.V. Blog
A Political-Documentary “Reality Check” with Jonathan Goodman Levitt of “Follow the Leader”

October 15, 2012
by Adam Schartoff

Follow the Leader Takes New Approach to Sparking Substantive Dialogue
October 15, 2012
by Hip Hop Republican

Follow the Leader at Paley DOCFEST
October 15, 2012
by Cynthia Fuchs

KCRW’s To The Point
September 6, 2012
Nick Troiano interviewed by Caitlin Shamberg at DNC Convention in Charlotte

Washington Post Politics
Unconventional: Behind the Scenes at the Conventions
Socialcam interview of Jonathan Goodman Levitt by Susan Woods at DNC Premiere in Charlotte
September 6, 2012

Jonathan Goodman Levitt: Follow the Leader #waywire
September 6, 2012
Jonathan Goodman Levitt interview at DNC in Charlotte by Baruch Shemtov

Education Week News
Film Traces Students’ Political Aspirations
September 6, 2012
By Sean Cavanagh

National Journal
Convention Daybook: Obama’s Big Night – Brought to you by CIT
September 6, 2012

Charlotte Observer
Calendar Listing

Malcolm Out Loud TV
Political Views of Millennials w/Jonathan Goodman Levitt
August 30, 2012

Tampa Bay Times
Today’s protests, downtown events at the RNC
August 30, 2012

Youth Radio
August 29, 2012
By Jenny Bolario

The Epoch Times
‘Follow the Leader’ Debuts at Both Political Conventions
‘Reality Check Interactive’ meant to help Americans understand each other
By Mary Silver
August 28, 2012
Calendar Listing
August 30, 2012
Documentary Shows Teenage Politicians Growing Up Post 9/11
By Robyn Gee
August 13, 2012

Documentary Shows Teenage Politicians Growing Up Post 9/11
By Robyn Gee
August 13, 2012

HuffPost Politics
Documentary Shows Teenage Politicians Growing Up Post 9/11
By Robyn Gee
August 10, 2012

FOX News Channel’s FOX 411
Three teens’ quests for political power
Interview by Juliet Huddy
August 9, 2012

Southern Circuit
2012/2013 Selected Films Announced!
August 1, 2012

Scranton Times-Tribune
Namedropper 7/31/2012
By Terry Bonifanti

Eyes In
Follow the Leader: Teens Dream of Presidency
July 28, 2012

Pocono Record
Delaware Valley grad embarks into politics – on film
By Beth Brelje
July 26, 2012

Reel Politik
By Anthony Kaufman
July 25, 2012

The Christian Science Monitor’s Culture Cafe
‘Follow the Leader’ documentary features 16-year-olds dreaming of the presidency
By Brian Geldin
July 25, 2012

The Film Panel Notetaker
FOLLOW THE LEADER in Final Stretch of Kickstarter Campaign
July 24, 2012

Kickstarter Campaigns to Watch Now!
July 24, 2012

Pike County Courier
Milford’s Nick Troiano and two others ‘coming of age’
July 23, 2012’-political-changes

July 23, 2012|-filmmaking/kickstarter-highlight-of-the-week

Stranger Than Fiction Blog
Monday Memo: The Queen of Versailles Hits Theaters
By Rahul Chadha
July 23, 2012

Vote for Project of the Week! Will It Be ‘Professor,’ ‘Vigor,’ ‘Leader,’ or ‘Steven’?
July 20, 2012

Filmmaker Magazine’s Curated Kickstarter Page

Unseen Films
Kickstarter Campaign: FOLLOW THE LEADER
By Steve
July 20, 2012

Planet Chocko Zine
Follow The Leader + Reality Check Interactive – Kickstarter fundraising campaign
By Pat Chan
July 19, 2012

Documentary Channel Blog
Docs of the Future: “Follow the Leader” Looks at the Politicians of Tomorrow
By Christopher Campbell
July 19, 2012

Shoot Online
Kickstarter Campaign Entering Final Week For Follow the Leader, New Film Chronicling Three Young Leaders Aspiring To Become U.S. President
July 19, 2012

Project of the Day: Politics Isn’t Just Child’s Play
By Devin Lee Fuller
July 18, 2012