A documentary shedding light on the struggle to preserve the fine arts in America. Even in the midst of great adversity, beauty triumphs over utilitarianism. If beauty does not win, something profoundly human is lost. Intended for broadcast nationally on PBS.
: Outsmarting Poverty™
A documentary exploring the harrowing realities of young children living in extreme poverty and chaos in violent neighborhoods in the U.S., and the effects of trauma and stress on early brain development. Also exploring the positive effects of one organization’s vanguard efforts to stem, even reverse its effects, by focusing on children ages birth to five. Intended for broadcast nationally on PBS.
: Hold On to Hope Love (working title
A documentary addresses the exploding issue of human trafficking in Goa and Bangalore, India as seen through the transformed lives of the teenage prostitutes who’ve escaped and found hope for a better life. Independent feature non-fiction, intended for digital cinema distribution and film festivals.