DMcD Productions, Inc. is an independent multimedia company run by David McDonald
In 2016, after almost two decades based in northern Minnesota,
the entire operation packed up and moved to the Twin Cities.
You are invited to watch some of the videos on the
and listen to some of the audio documentaries on
In addition to producing audio and video documentaries,
David taught Mass Communication classes
as an adjunct faculty member at
Itasca Community College in Grand Rapids, Minnesota
and Leech Lake Tribal College in Cass Lake, Minnesota.
From 2012-2014 David served as a Peace Corps Volunteer
in Youth Development based in Agdz, Morocco
where he had the good fortune to train, advise, and help
a dedicated group of high school and university students
that formed a citizen journalist organization called Ouarzazate eNEWS.
Here is the link to a short promo video produced in 2013:
In November 2014, DMcD Productions conducted a very intense
two-week Multimedia Journalism Training course in Monrovia, Liberia
for 24 women organized by IREX and funded by USAID.
A short video about the training can be viewed at this link
From March 2016 to January 2018, David worked
as a Humanitarian Multimedia Trainer in South Sudan for Internews,
an international non-profit organization whose mission is to empower local media around the world.
His primary task was to train South Sudanese internally displaced young women and men
with the necessary technical and editorial skills to operate a community radio station
in various United Nations Protection of Civilians (PoC) sites around South Sudan.
Most recently, David served as a consultant for
the United Nations International Organization for Migration (IOM)
as a Communicating With Communities Multimedia Specialist
on a two-month youth peacebuilding project entitled "My Voice Matters".
The project provided internally displaced people living in the PoC in Bentiu, South Sudan
a chance to share their thoughts about peace
through a variety of multimedia activities.