Edward Guthmann was a staff writer and film critic at the San Francisco Chronicle from 1984 to 2009. In June 2002 he won national recognition for his film criticism with a citation from The American Society of Feature and Sunday Editors.
His work has won accolades from the California Newspaper Publishers Assn., the San Francisco Cable Car Awards and the San Francisco Roman Catholic Archdiocese.
He is also the writer, director and producer of the documentary “Return to Cameroun.” He wrote the “What I Do” column for the San Francisco Chronicle (www.sfgate.com) from 2009 to 2013. He currently contributes to various publications and is working on a book.