John Hoffman


John Hoffman is a six-time Emmy award-winning filmmaker who spent three years as the Executive Vice President of Documentaries & Specials for Discovery after nearly two decades as Vice President of Documentary Programming at HBO. Much of his directing work has focused on the key health issues of our time, including The Weight of the Nation, Addiction, Sleepless in America and The Alzheimer’s Project.

Prior to Out of Many, One John Hoffman’s most recent film, Rancher, Farmer, Fisherman, which he directed with Susan Froemke, tells the story of America’s unlikely land and water conservation heroes. The film premiered at the 2017 Sundance Film Festival.  First in Human, a six-hour series about the world’s largest research hospital – the NIH’s Building 10 – was directed by Hoffman and premiered on Discovery in August of 2017.