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**Past Runner-up** 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[…]

Double Digits: The Story of a Neighborhood Movie Star

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 OF A NEIGHBORHOOD MOVIE STAR introduces us to 52-year-old[…]

Janelle: Living, Laughing & Loving with Family

Janelle Honeycutt suffered a severe traumatic brain injury (TBI) as she was hit by a car.  I would often see her and her caretakers at physical therapy. Many days I found myself down as I[…]

We Love Humanity

The main motive of this video is to spread the love of humanity. “All religion in the world teach us to respect each other.” Here, Three innovative students from Jahangirabad Institute of Technology , UP-India;[…]

Solo Female Traveler

A stigma surrounds the art of traveling solo – especially if you are female. People tend to express fear or concern over a woman when they hear that she is going somewhere unfamiliar by herself.[…]

Robert’s Story Lived

My name is Robert Bender. This is a video to show the world that I have a dream, and I will work hard my entire life to achieve said dream. Filmmaking is what I do,[…]

Refugees’ Bicycles

I came across Jeff in 2013 when I was taking a documentary class at Emily Griffith Technical College, and my teacher gave us a project to document a story that we were passionate about. The[…]

Sandy Elliott – High School Choir Director

Sandy Elliott is known by many as a high school teacher.  However, many of her students know her as much more. Some call her Ms. Elliott; some call her mom. No, she is not literally[…]


Growing up in my small town in Andalucia I had a poster of New York on my bedroom wall. It was that cliched one of the guys sat in the sky, taking a break from[…]