Linda Matchan

A feature writer and video producer, Matchan has a special interest in the arts and international travel. She is also a documentary filmmaker who has received grants from the Pulitzer Center on Crisis Reporting and the National Endowment for the Humanities.

Latest stories

Where documentaries get sold — or not

By , Globe Staff

Trying to sell a movie at the International Documentary Film Festival, in Amsterdam, is a subject worthy of a documentary.

Busted by a beagle at Logan. Again.

By , Globe Staff

At Logan International Airport’s Terminal E, “agriculture canines” are trained to sniff for prohibited foods that could be host to pests or diseases.

Devices give blind filmgoers Oscar-worthy experience

By , Globe Staff

Seven of the eight films nominated for best picture use so-called “descriptive” technology that makes them more accessible to the visually impaired.

Roxbury artist creates Google Doodle for MLK Day

By , Globe Staff

Ekua Holmes’s illustration honoring the civil rights leader is the featured image on Google’s US homepage today.