An award-winning documentary about Pick Up America, a group of young people walking across the country picking up roadside trash. For more information, visit www.PickUpAmerica.org.

Directed and edited by Michael Burke and Marie Wicht with funding and supervision from the University of Notre Dame’s Film, Television, & Theatre undergraduate production program. Fall 2010.

Picking Up America

Role:

Co-Director, Co-Editor

Additional Credits:

Co-Director/Co-Editor: Marie Wicht
Funding Provided By: University of Notre Dame

Recognition

Social Change Award, Ivy Film Festival 2011
Best Nature Film, Yosemite Film Festival 2011
Official Selection, DocUtah Southern Utah International Film Festival 2011
Official Selection, Southern Appalachian International Film Festival 2011
Official Selection, Naperville Independent Film Festival 2011
Official Selection, DocuWest Documentary Film Festival 2011
Official Selection, Culture Unplugged Film Festival 2011
Official Selection, Reality Bytes Film Festival 2011
Official Selection, River Bend Film Festival 2011