The Honeys and Bears

Members of the Harlem Honeys and Bears, a synchronized swim team for seniors, describe the freedom of being in the water. Also featured on The Atlantic

Carla & Cecil

Carla performs using an unlikely instrument. A version of the film, Secrets of a Die-Hard Ventriloquist, was featured on narrratively.

There She Is


Sound Makers

There She Is follows Allison and Jenny as they prepare for and compete in the 2011 American Beauties Plus Pageant and revisits them in 2012 to reflect on the outcome of the pageant and what has changed in their lives. 

For the Segal family, everyday life is intertwined with a love of music.

Hangin' Out

Not On View

In his own way, Paul asks us what it means to be free.

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.

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.  

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.