Alex Demyanenko : Chances are you’ve never heard of Susan Burton. Yet her A New Way of Life organization has provided shelter and services to thousands of formerly incarcerated women and their children.
Alex Demyanenko is the producer of “Bastards of the Party” a feature documentary about the history of gangs in L.A. that debuted at the Tribeca Film Festival and aired on HBO. The film was the first to expose the systemic abuses of the LAPD. Demyanenko was also the executive editor of the “Los Angeles View” newspaper in April of 1992, and he and his staff were on the streets covering the 1992 unrest as it unfolded.