Kirsi Jansa

Documentary Filmmaker

Kirsi Jansa is a documentary filmmaker and a journalist specializing in environment, health and sustainability. She is also a visiting research scholar and video journalist at The Institute for Green Science at Carnegie Mellon University. Kirsi is the producer of Gas Rush Stories, a series of short documentaries on shale gas exploration. In 2014 Kirsi started producing Sustainability Pioneers, short documentaries on transition to renewable energy future. Kirsi is a native of Finland, where she worked for the Finnish Broadcasting Company, TV2, and several magazines as a freelance reporter and journalist since 1993. She has been living in Pittsburgh since 2008.