Munir Atalla is a digital journalist and producer based in Brooklyn, New York. He is currently employed by Frontline PBS. Munir has credits on Emmy-nominated segments of Dateline, where he worked as an Associate Producer on long-form, investigative video reports. He is a frequent contributor of original video to NBCNews.com where his pieces have gotten over 5 million views. His interview with the front man of the Lebanese band Mashrou’ Leila in the wake of the Orlando Pulse shootings was nominated for a NAMIC Vision Award. His work focuses on the Middle East, futurism & technology, and social justice. He has bylines on VICE, OpenDemocracy, YourMiddleEast, and other outlets.