In the Air

Why is air quality in Birmingham worse than other Southern cities? Learn about what is causing the problem and how bad air quality impacts our health through interviews with doctors, citizens, and conservationists.

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About the Director

Ingrid Pfau is a native of Birmingham, Alabama, and received an MFA in Natural Science Filmmaking at Montana State University. A graduate of the UAB University Honors Program with a degree in Environmental Science Filmmaking, Ingrid secured the prestigious Jack Kent Cooke Graduate Arts Award, which provides support for 15 up-and-coming American art students in their graduate study.

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