Liz Oakley is the owner of Liz Oakley Productions in Charleston, SC. She is passionate about telling stories that matter. Awaken the Dragon is her second feature documentary film. Her first film, Sentencing the Victim, aired on PBS’s Emmy Award-winning series Independent Lens and garnered the highest ratings of the season. The film went on to inspire a change in SC Parole Law improving the lives of those impacted by violent crime.
Director of Photography: You can thank Ed Bates of IVS Video, Inc. (Charleston, SC) for the stunning cinematography. Additional videography credits go to Lenny Spears, Chuck Heilig and Liz Oakley.