Tells the story of the impact of development over the past 10 years along Henderson Avenue just north of downtown Dallas. Its story can be repeated in other cities both in Dallas and around the country.
A provocative and timely film revealing the anti-Semitism in Europe today seen through the personal stories of people living in six European countries.
The Peace Corps experience told through the letters, journals and blogs of the Volunteers written while on the job. Allen Mondell was a Peace Corps teacher in Sierra Leone, West Africa.
This vibrant film recounts the passionate story of a revolutionary Conference that set the agenda for women's rights in Houston, Texas, in 1977. Features Betty Friedan, Gloria Steinem, Ann Richards, Liz Carpenter, Bella Abzug and Ellie Smeal.
Lone Star Emmy award film that weaves together the colorful stories of the 125-year history of Dallas' own State Fair of Texas, its impact on the Lone Star State's commerce and cultural heritage, and how this annual event epitomizes the city's "can do" spirit.
A powerful documentary about teen and young adult depression and suicide - personal stories of despair and hope told by young people of different ages, ethnicities and sexual orientation - and their families. The honesty and openness of these individuals bring us face to face with a mental illness that can result in the third-leading cause of death among 15-24 year olds. A 2-DVD set includes classroom and adult versions of the film, with additional special features.
Latest News & Blogs
Great Interview with Miguel Perez. He captured our stories about how our films have impacted people.
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Forty years of filmmaking will be condensed in an hour-long Retrospective film to air on KERA’s Frame of Mind September 14th. We have culled through 40 films to showcase some of our work. The memories have given us the energy to think of the next 40 years of filmmaking. What is most powerful for us is to think about all the people our films have touched. And to say thank-you to all the people who have worked on, contributed to or supported in some way our work. Film is truly a collaborative art form.
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Cynthia spoke to a group of National Endowment for the Humanities’ scholars studying the National Women’s Political Conference that took place 40 years ago November 17. Sisters of ’77 will be featured at a commemorative event at the University of Houston. Former First Lady Roslyn Carter will be honored and all the formers and present First Ladies have been invited. Stay tuned.
Films in Progress
"Every Shoe has a story. Every woman has both." SOLE SISTERS will be a documentary film about women's lives seen through personal stories about their shoes. Anchored by the film, Media Projects will develop a multi-media platform with educational and entertainment experiences that include the web, theater and publishing opportunities. The SOLE SISTERS' project will reach a global audience as it celebrates, uplifts and empowers women of all ages, ethnicities, and walks of life.