Selected work for various nonprofit organizations. Nonprofit media work requires intimate knowledge of the process and the people. It's not just a dilettante's endeavor. Pixels are made with passion and compassion, to inform, enlighten, and empower.
Narratives from the heart empower the soul.
One of the few short documentaries we made for André House of Arizona, a soup kitchen that feeds 400 to 700 unsheltered guests every day prepared by volunteers.
This is a short glimpse to homelessness and how a few people make a difference in the lives of many.
Darlene, a guest at André House, and I had this intimate conversation. I had to stop myself from crying, realizing that my own pain does not compare to their many struggles.
I am honored to tell her story.
M35 BUS (Coalition for the Homeless)
The Clients of the several homeless shelters of Wards Island in the borough of Manhattan speak up. They are asking for a better and free transportation system to improve their lives as they work in the City.
This problem is a small part of a bigger issue. An Official Selection of the (In)Justice For All Film Festival.
ABHAYADHAMA HUMAN DEVELOPMENT CENTER
Abhayadhama Human Development Center is an orphanage founded by the Brothers of Holy Cross in Bangalore, India. The word “Abhayadhama” means "Home Without Fear," a place for all those who do not have a home - a haven for the street children, where they can find food, a safe shelter and a quality education. Featured by Catholic News Asia.
"A Future Not Our Own"
One of the short films we developed and produced for Bethlehem Farm, a community in Appalachia that transforms lives through service with the local community and the teaching of sustainable practices. They invite volunteers to help out in building homes for the less fortunate and to live the cornerstones of service, prayer, simplicity and community.
A group of college students gather every week to feed the homeless in Austin, Texas.
THE MONK IN THE CITY
A documentary-visual essay of a Marianist Religious Brother, his life and ministry in the city of Angels; featuring Brother Dave Murphy, SM and his community.
Holy Cross College graduates offer their wisdom as they finish they four years of academic experience.
FRANCIS OF DETROIT
The story of Brother Francis Boylan, CSC, a Holy Cross Brother who works with the homeless, orphans and the poor in Michigan.
Music by The Recycling Police Score by Matt Wheeler and Kevin Klowitter
THE LOCAL CUP (Same-Day-Edit)
A Volunteer run Pay-It-Forward Neighborhood Coffee Shop.
The coffee shop runs on a pay-it-forward model, so the coffee will have already been paid for by a generous neighbor! Want to pay it forward in return? Buy another neighbor’s coffee! It’s a new way to pay, but don’t worry, we make it simple.
Best of all, they are building community, gratitude and generosity.
Congregação de Santa Cruz no Brasil (Congregation of Holy Cross in Brazil)
The ministries and the lives of Religious Men of the Congregation of Holy Cross in Brazil.
REFLECTIONS FROM INDIA
Last December of 2012, Holy Cross students went to the southern part of India for their Global Experience Program. They were asked to write about their epiphanies on this trip, on divine moments they have experienced and the relationships they have built. Produced by the undergraduate students at Holy Cross College.
"India" Written and performed by Khiry Hollowell and Katherine Howard. Strings: Shawn Tallet Color and Motion Graphics by Jeff Kyle Studio Interns: Audrey Lee and Laszlo Hunyadi
BRINGING HOPE TO NEW ORLEANS (PhotoStory)
28 students from five Holy Cross Schools gathered in New Orleans to discover, empower and unite in a common mission, to bring hope to others.