Konrad Aderer lives and works in his native New York City as a documentary director, videojournalist and editor for public television, NGOs, and nonprofits including the United Nations, USAID and the ACLU. His work as an independent documentary director has garnered grants & awards including a James Yee Fellowship from the Center for Asian American Media and a NYSCA grant for his first feature documentary, ENEMY ALIEN. Through his nonprofit multimedia project Life or Liberty (lifeorliberty.org), Konrad Aderer produces documentaries on communities targeted by deportation and detention. Konrad is completing a Masters degree in Sociology at Brooklyn College.
- Life or Liberty - nonprofit multimedia project on immigrant communities resisting the Homeland Security state
- Enemy Alien - The two-year fight to free a Palestinian detained by Homeland Security unfolds through the eyes of a Japanese American whose family was interned during World War II.