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Harvey Moshman Eastland Documentary Producer Writer Editor IMDB

HARVEY MOSHMAN

Executive Producer
Writer/Editor

Harvey Moshman is a multi-Emmy® Award-winning producer from Chicago who worked on staff in news and special projects at WTTW, WGN, and CBS2.  As an independent producer, Moshman teamed with Chuck Coppola to create Lost & Found: The Search For USS Lagarto—the discovery of a missing American WWII submarine “overdue from patrol, presumed lost” – that aired nationally on Public Television and garnered three local Emmys®. His most recent documentary was HEROES ON DECK: World War II on Lake Michigan that continues its current run on PBS stations. His series credits include producing the popular, local, Wild Chicago, and he’s now roaming the USA creating Wild Travels,also seen nationally on PBS stations.

 

  

CHUCK COPPOLA

Executive Producer
Writer/Narrator

 

Chuck Coppola has more than 35 years of news experience, as a reporter for network-owned television stations in Chicago, San Francisco and for CNN. In 2003, during the initial weeks of the war in Iraq, he provided nearly 700 live reports from overseas to television and radio stations across the U.S. His investigative reporting has exposed design flaws in U.S. Army equipment provided by U.S. manufacturers, and weaknesses in the U.S. Federal Emergency Management Agency’s response to natural disasters. His work has earned eight Emmy® Awards. Moshman and Coppola collaborated on two previous documentaries that have earned multiple Emmy® Awards, including the 2005 discovery of the U.S.S. Lagarto, the first of 52 American WWII submarines lost in battle to have been found since the war.