The Brink is a dynamic, fiercely independent, not-for-profit media platform dedicated to sharing real stories about migration, borders, and freedom. Founders and reporters Rosie Malachi and Denis Farangi are currently on the move, cycling through Central America, collecting [...]
"The Age of Beasts: a film about cruelty and compassion" examines the paradoxes that come to light when we consider that certain species find their way to our hearts and others to our plate. This feature documentary probes the deep bond we have with our pets and highlights the work of people who are devoted to protecting animals.
The “Social Awareness Films project aims to raise awareness for social issues through media arts, particularly videography. This project has made promotional videos on controversial topics such as gentrification, treatment towards people of color, and the seriousness of depression.
Rubber Jellyfish is an independent documentary film that explores the surprising transformation of helium balloons - into bizarre, jellyfish shapes when allowed to rise into the atmosphere. This project reveals the unfortunate consequences when these balloons are mistaken for prey by hungry sea turtles, sea birds, and other species.
The organization Help Each Other Out will create a short film about empathy intended for wide online distribution. Based on Dr. Crowe's acclaimed Empathy Bootcamps and book There Is No Good Card for This, co-authored with Emily McDowell, the film will display what it really takes to offer empathy in times of suffering.
“Keep in Mind” is a documentary that chronicles the lives of 5 mentally ill teens of color. The film challenges social stigma towards mental illness while also encompassing the complexity of being at an intersection of multiple minorities.