Debra Chasnoff



Age: 60


Summary: Oscar-winning documentary filmmaker whose educational films promoted greater tolerance for gays and lesbians, who won the Oscar for documentary short in 1992 for producing and directing Deadly Deception: General Electric, Nuclear Weapons & Our Environment, which explored that company's role in making bombs and its impact on public health.



Cause of Death: Breast cancer


Born: October 12, 1957


Died: November 7, 2017


Location: San Francisco, California