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Double Digits:  The Story of a Neighborhood Movie Star

Double Digits: The Story of a Neighborhood Movie Star

Submitted by Justin Johnson (not eligible for contest) – This video is a trailer for the longer award winning inspiring documentary.  In the spirit of “American Movie” and “Be Kind Rewind,” DOUBLE DIGITS: THE STORY[…]

Janelle: Living, Laughing & Loving with Family

Janelle: Living, Laughing & Loving with Family

Submitted by Stories Lived Productions (not eligible for contest) – Many days I found myself down as I had to take my son away from the afterschool play he and his classmates were enjoying so[…]

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Being Eco-Conscious with Bhoomi College

Bhoomi College is a space for learning for those who are keen to work in the areas of alternative education or sustainable living. It is committed to a holistic approach to learning and living. Its[…]

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Raising the Future

This is a short documentary about my mother, a woman who found her purpose, to give others another chance at life. Through her own determination, faith, and pure passion, she has inspired so many with[…]

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Beacon Hill: The Urban Food Forest

Submitted by Alex Belfoy – Glen Herlihy and his team of volunteers began developing the Beacon Hill food forest in Seattle Washington back in 2009. The goal of the food forest is to not only[…]

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The Antifragile Innovator

This is the story of Vivek Chaturvedi, an “antifragile” innovator existing in modern times. Aadivaahan is his creation that is intended to break the existing world record for Range of an Electric Vehicle (Non-Solar) on[…]

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The Clog Maker’s Apprentice

This is the story of JoJo Wood, a young apprentice, learning the craft of Clog making. Often this type of trade is forgotten in our modern way of life, but “these crafts are a living[…]

Ryokan Gojyuan in Sidney, Australia.

Ryokan Gojyuan: Finding Purpose in a Japanese Hotel

The film chronicles the passion of an Australian woman who built and runs Ryokan Gojyuan, a Japanese style hotel in Sydney,  Australia, and her love for Japanese culture.   About the Filmmaker Submitted by Rio[…]

Motivational speaker Robert Washington Expectations of Failure

Expectations of Failure

If you are a student/athlete, athlete, student, entrepreneur, work professional, parent, any type of artist or entertainer this is for you. Please Watch!!!!!   About the Filmmaker Submitted by Robert Washington Robert Washington is a[…]

Legacy of Tortilla Flats

The Tortilla Flats Mural Project, created by Moses Mora and MB Hanrahan, is a legacy to a community that existed from about the 1920’s to the 1950’s until it was displaced by the 101 Freeway[…]

Personal Triumph

Personal Triumph

In 2013, I was contacted by an organisation called WISER to help tell their incredible story of empowering girls in a very difficult, patriarchal society in rural Kenya. I went to the WISER campus in[…]

I Feel Alive

I Feel Alive

I Feel Alive is Jan’s journey to the discovery of her love in filming. It entails what passion can do to elevate the appreciation of life. Passion is our drive to live. When we pursue[…]

The Idealist

The Idealist

Meet Jeep, a young man who just got fired. He decides to travel the world. This web series is filmed in 15 different countries.   About the Filmmaker Submitted by Christian Andersen Christian and Hanna[…]

Getting Education Knows No Limitation!

Getting Education Knows No Limitation

This is a short film about an Afghan woman who was not been able to continue her education due to traditions in the village she was living. It shows how she has overcome these roadblocks[…]

The Almost World Record

The Almost World Record

Batavia, Illinois resident Randy Simonian in April 2016 wants to set a record for largest kick scooter parade. Simonian wants to break a record set in 2013 in New Zealand, when 489 participants set a[…]

Farmer Incubator

Farmer Incubator

A film about Farmer Incubator: a community-based initiative that introduces new farmers to grow local food. Filmed around Melbourne, the Farmer Incubator project grows farmers with respect to the community and the environment.   About[…]

Of Gods and Bells

Of Gods and Bells

Durga Suryadevara, a working psychiatrist and mother of three, pursues a life-long dream of practicing a sacred classical Indian dance form in the modern, urban environment of San Antonio.   About the Filmmaker Submitted by[…]

Tales of Forgotten Crafts

Tales of Forgotten Crafts

These are the stories of some of the last great craft masters still living and working in the UK. Using traditional techniques that date back hundreds of years, these skills are a dying breed. However[…]

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