THE HONEYS AND BEARS

CARLA & CECIL

Members of the Harlem Honeys and Bears, a synchronized swim team for seniors, describe the freedom of the water. Honeys and Bears was featured on The Atlantic and The National Geographic Short Film Showcase.

Carla performs using an unlikely instrument. Carla & Cecil screened at the 2014 Northside Film Festival and a version of the film, Secrets of a Die-Hard Ventriloquist, was featured on narrative.ly.

THERE SHE IS

SOUND MAKERS

There She Is follows two beauty queen hopefuls in the 2011 American Beauties Plus Pageant. The film screened at several festivals nationwide and was featured on numerous publications including Huffington Post and Jezebel.  www.pageantdocumentary.com

For the Segal family, everyday life is intertwined with a love of music. Sound Makers was a 2011 International Documentary Challenge Finalist, screened at Hot Docs Canadian International Documentary Festival, and aired on the Documentary Channel. 

HANGIN' OUT

NOT ON VIEW

In his own way, Paul asks us what it means to be free. Hangin' Out was a 2010 International Documentary Challenge Finalist and screened at Hot Docs Canadian International Documentary Festival and Big Sky Documentary Film Festival.

John L. Stewart gives us a rare glimpse into the world of an art collector, whose collection is expansive and valuable yet unavailable to the public. Not On View was an official selection at Docuwest and Indie Memphis in 2009.

ART OF BALANCE

MRS. HENDERSON'S KIDS

In a society where singular dedication to a career seems like the only way, Gary Synder struggles to balance two lives and thrive as both an art dealer and an Aikido instructor.  

Art of Balance was a 2008 International Documentary Challenge Finalist and screened at Hot Docs Canadian International Documentary Festival, and Dokufest. It won the Platinum Muse Award at the 2008 Rockport Film Festival

A retired elementary school teacher who never had children but has instead collected, named, and given personalities to thousands of dolls contemplates what her collection means to both her own and society's views of girlhood, motherhood, and old age.

Mrs. Henderson's Kids was an official selection at the 2008 Chicago Underground Film Festival, and at Big Sky Documentary Film Festival. A version of the film, The 2000 Dolls Teacher, aired on Current TV.