CHAD BARTLETT is a Washington, DC-based filmmaker and documentary photographer with an ongoing interest in closed communities and ethnic enclaves in the United States and abroad. Chad works as a freelance cinematographer on projects in New York, Boston, Philadelphia, and Washington, DC. His cinematography has been recognized with CINE Golden Eagle and Telly awards. Chad is a contract photographer for The Washington Post and The New York Times. His documentary photo essay, BURUNDI IN THE BALANCE, was featured at Fotoweek DC in 2013.