Abby Ginzberg


Abby Ginzberg has been an independent documentary film director and producer for the past 20 years, creating films that tackle discrimination and the legal profession. In addition to Soft Vengeance: Albie Sachs and the New South Africa, she recently completed the documentary, Soul of Justice: Thelton Henderon’s American Journey, which focused on federal district judge Thelton Henderson. Another film, A Tale of Two Cities, discusses the difficulty of forming high-school education for disadvantaged juvenile youths. Her film, Doing Justice: The Life and Trials of Arthur Kinoy, won a number of awards. Abby graduated from UC Hastings College of the Law in 1975 and taught at the Boalt Hall School of Law from 1975 to 1976 and at the New College School of Law from 1981 to 1985.