Claire Aguilar is Vice President of Programming at the Independent Television Service (ITVS), where she oversees all aspects of program initiatives, including programming strategy, funding calls, peer panel review and funding recommendations. She commissions programming with US independent producers and with international producers for ITVS’s International Media Development Fund.
She co-curates the Independent Lens series, a series of independent programming on PBS which premiered in February 2003. Prior this position she was manager of Broadcast Programming at KCET/Los Angeles. She has also been a film programmer at the UCLA Film and Television Archive. She has served as a programming consultant and panelist for the Corporation for Public Broadcasting, the Rockefeller Foundation, The National Endowment for the Arts, the Pew Fellowships in the Arts and other media and funding organizations. She holds a Bachelor of Arts in Communications Studies and a Master of Arts in Film and Television Studies from UCLA. She serves on the board of Women Make Movies.
ドキュメンタリー支援財団ITVSプログラミング担当バイスプレジデント。ITVSの国際メディア開発資金で米国の個人で活動する制作者や国際的なプロデューサーのプログラムコミショニングを行う。2003年２月にスタートしたPBSのIndependent Lens seriesの企画推進も担う。UCLAの映像・テレビ研究修士号を取得している。