An Academy Award winning production company run from offices in New York City founded and overseen by Barbara Kopple. Cabin Creek Films has received numerous awards for excellence and continues to reach audiences around the world with compelling documentaries that reveal the extraordinary in everyday life.

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“Thrilling. Illuminating.”

Petere Keough, The Boston Globe

“Kopple’s latest film, Desert One, ranks among her best work.”

Pat Mullen, Point of View Magazine


Jon Snow, Channel 4 News

It has been called “the most audacious, difficult, complicated, rescue mission ever attempted.” Desert One ​uniquely blends emotion and bravado to tell the incredible tale of America’s secret mission to free the hostages of the 1979 Iranian revolution.