Archive for category: Life Learning

Powered by the People

Powered by the People

1 / September 3, 2012 8:14 pm

It only took me a year and a half to finish what I consider the earliest documentary I ever started. What began as a practice project turned into an interesting story about an energetic red head who wanted to create […]

A Touch of Kathmandu

A Touch of Kathmandu

1 / September 3, 2012 8:02 pm

Spending four weeks in Kathmandu working with Nepalese youth and shooting a documentary is like living in an alternate reality… one you can’t help carrying home. I have the luxury now of trying to make sense of it all in […]

Journey to Nepal

Journey to Nepal

0 / June 23, 2012 11:07 am

In about a week, I leave for Nepal to shoot my first official international documentary. CAWST recruited me to work with them to produce an educational resource that can be used in high schools to spur conversations on global issues. […]

My First Documentary

My First Documentary

0 / June 23, 2012 8:38 am

I thought that the best way to learn how to shoot a documentary was to shoot a documentary. So with camera in hand, I tracked my subject, Heather Hendrie, in her attempt to build a electricity generating bike adapter. She […]

Why sports often doesn’t develop character

Why sports often doesn’t develop character

0 / June 14, 2012 10:11 pm

The word sport came from a Old French verb, desporter, meaning to divert or amuse or play. Ref a few testosterone-laden soccer games and you’ll see why the “sport of kings” originally referred to war-making. I have higher aspirations for […]