JOSIE MCKEE IS UNSUNG: A HARDWORKING SERIES BY SHEL ROTELLA

Unsung: A Hardworking Series By Shell Rotella

Director: Cassidy Friedman Produced by Hover Pictures Josie McKee defines hard work as a senior member of Yosemite National Park’s Search and Rescue team. Josie puts her life on the line every summer season by leading her squad on perilous missions onto craggy peaks, into canyons, and up immense granite walls to rescue lost and…

Unstill Life

Unstill Life from Gabrielle Selz on Vimeo. Poignant and candid, Unstill Life is a daughter’s memoir of the art world and a larger-than-life father known as Mr. Modern Art. Selz offers a unique window into the glamour and destruction of the times: the gallery openings, wild parties and affairs that defined one of the most…

The Harwin Balancer: Kelly’s Story

Kelly Baraka had been experiencing pain all her life when she first started using the Harwin Balancer. She had tried everything to eliminate pain caused by a rock climbing incident in her teens – physical therapy, massage, chiropractic healing; you name it. Since using the Balancer she has begun to have pain-free days, which has…

Voices Beyond The Wall

A Stories Matter Media Production. Rescued from the streets of San Pedro Sula, Honduras, murder capital of the world, orphaned girls find their voices in poetry as they heal traumas of their past and prepare to transition into an uncertain future. Director: Brad Coley Executive Producer: James Franco Producer: Cassidy Friedman Cinematographer: Carmen Delaney Additional Cinematography:…

Restorative Justice

A Stories Matter Media production. A pioneer of an emerging alternative discipline model known as Restorative Justice talks down countless violent crisis situations at a high school in Oakland, California. Director: Cassidy Friedman Producer: Ines Hofmann-Kanna Editor: Juli Vizza Expected to release in 2017. Follow the film on Facebook.

Soledad

A group of inmates inside one of California’s most violent and overcrowded prisons painfully seek rehabilitation through a radical process of cathartic storytelling. Please visit soledadfilm.com to learn more about the feature documentary film, and to make a 100% tax-deductible donation. Director: Cassidy Friedman Producer: Glen Zipper Producer/Cinematographer: Carmen Osterlye Associate Producers: Van Jones/Magic Labs Media,…

The Hamlin School Annual Fund

Hamlin School Annual Fund Promotional Video from Amanda Huelse on Vimeo. The Hamlin School for girls in San Francisco asked us to create a compelling promotional video that would inspire parents to support their Annual Fund. We brought faculty, parents, administrators and students together to promote the cause.