Ana Nogueira is a journalist and first-time filmmaker. She worked as a producer for the national daily radio and TV news program Democracy Now! in the United States for four years and later as a correspondent for the show. She is a founding member of the New York City Independent Media Center, its newspaper The Independent, and the global Indymedia network, which was a pioneer in citizen-produced journalism. Nogueira was born in South Africa and lives in the United States.