Feature:
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The Song Collector / Editor
HD, 58:00, 2016  

Through the intimate interactions of three generations of the Namgyal family, The Song Collector explores the uneasy relationship between culture and development and ultimately offers a new vision, inspired by the Buddhist concept of the ‘middle path’, that seeks to find a lasting coexistence between tradition and modernization.
www.thesongcollector.com



 
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Patriot Guard Riders / Editor
HD, 72:00, 2011  

Patriot Guard Riders follows the men and women of the Patriot Guard Riders, a group of motorcyclists originally formed to protect grieving families from members of the Westboro Baptist Church who gather at military funerals to harass families for allowing their sons and daughters to serve.  Patriot Guard Riders was awarded "Best of Festival", at the Louisville Film Festival, and "Best Documentary" at the Asheville Film Festival.
www.patriotguardmovie.com



 
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Another Side of Peace / CoProducer, Editor
HD/DV, 60:00, 2005

Another Side of Peace follows the life and work of Roni Hirshenson, an Israeli who lost both of his sons in the conflict. Roni works with his Palestinian partners to connect with other bereaved families in Israel and the Palestinian Territories. Their message is simple: No More Death. Another Side of Peace was broadcast on public television stations: KCTS in Seattle, KQED in San Francisco, WHYY in Philadelphia; and screened at national and international film festivals: Mexico City Jewish Film Festival, Toronto Jewish Film Festival, Warsaw Jewish Film Festival.
www.anothersideofpeace.org



 
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Before We Flew Like Birds We Flew Like Clouds: Maurice Hall
360º, 4:00, 2017  

This 360º short was commissioned for Before We Flew Like Birds, We Flew Like Clouds, an immersive audience activated performance and Virtual Reality installation illuminating the experiences of four humans with extraordinary relationships to their bodies – an astronaut, a professional speed skater, a survivor of a death experience, and a paraplegic rower. Virtual Reality films, dance, prerecorded and live music merge inside a floating, immersive set of star-like objects.


 
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Nest
HD, 3:39, 2015  

Nest was one of thirteen films in EXquisite Corpse Cinema: EX#3. Thirteen international filmmakers were asked to make films between 2- 5 mins long on any subject. The only requirement was to interpret a radomly chosen prompt for the first and last shots. The project was screened at Grand Illusion, Seatte, Artist Televison Access, San Francisco, Star and Shadow Cinema, Newcastle UK, and Academic Film Center, Belgrade.


 
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The Emperors New Clothes: A profile of artist agitator Jonah Kinigstein
HD, 9:20, 2015  

This profile of Jonah Kinigstein was created for an exhibit of Jonah's paintings and satirical illustrations at The Society of Illustrators.


 
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Cover
HDV, 5:00, 2010  

Cover features boxing coach Cappy Kotz and explores what it means for a boxer to find and maintain cover.

"The short is simple, crisp, and elegantly edited. Once again we discover the whole human universe in a tiny corner of our culture." - Charles Mudede, The Stranger

 



 
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Electric Mirror
HDV/DV, 5:30, 2009

A filmmaker, a camera, a mirror and lots of editing. Music adapted from Marc McNulty's "Breyting Berbergi."

 

 

 

 
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To the Burgers (-)
DV, 11:00, 2010

To The Burgers (-) profiles the Burger family as they sit down around their kitchen table and sort through the post-cards sent by Eric Burger (husband and father) during his deployments in Iraq and Afghanistan.

 

 

 

 

 
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Draw The Line
HDV, 4:30, 2009

In 2006 at lecture at Town Hall in Seattle, WA, Seymour Hersch, a journalist for the New Yorker Magazine , spoke about one of the soldiers who participated in the abuses at The Abu Ghraib prison in Iraq.   Draw the Line , pieces together, from an audio recording of Hersch's lecture, the story of a young female soldier from rural Pennsylvania, who was assigned to Abu Ghraib and participated in the horrors, and how she coped when she returned home.

 
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Eight Rounds: A Study of Boxers & Fathers
DV, 11:00, 2008

Eight Rounds explores the relationships eight boxers have with their fathers and fatherhood.

 
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