BTG Productions was founded by Peabody Award-winning documentary filmmaker Bari Pearlman, whose work has been distributed theatrically and on television and streaming, and screened at film festivals, museums and cultural institutions around the world. Bari creates her own work, and also regularly collaborates on projects with other filmmakers and production companies.

On June 10, 2020, Walter Ogrod became US Exoneree #169 after 24 years on PA's death row. Bari directed his story Snitch Work in Season 3 of DEATH ROW STORIES. Bari's five DEATH ROW STORIES episodes stream on HBO MAX!