Monthly Archives: January 2021

Short Film Trailer: HIGH FLYING JADE, 21min., USA, Documentary

Directed by Katherine Sweetman Walking the line between mindfulness and adrenaline rush, an American, bipolar, aerialist tries to reconcile her suicidal inclinations, her past life as an air traffic controller and the pressures of training for opening night at the … Continue reading

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Director Biography – Theresa Desautels (YOU HANDSOME DOG)

Theresa is an experienced documentary film editor with a niche focus in short-doc and commercial editing. She is committed to amplifying underrepresented voices in the media and finding the most effective and compelling ways to tell someone’s story. Her expertise … Continue reading

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Short Film: YOU HANDSOME DOG (DON’T YOU EVER DIE), 9min., USA

My grandfather, Tom Watkins, is a 90-year-old harmonica player who lives in a retirement home in Charlotte, North Carolina. In 2016, I interviewed him to get his thoughts about the U.S. Presidential elections. When I finally got around to editing … Continue reading

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Director Biography – Mani Mirsadeghi (IRAN’S WILD SIDE)

Mani Mirsadeghi is a marine biologist and documentary filmmaker who has made several films related to wildlife and environmental issues since 1993. He has traveled extensively, from Antarctica to the North Pole, has made documentaries from the underwater world of … Continue reading

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Short Film: IRAN’S WILD SIDE, 44min., Canada

Wild Persia offers a rare look into Iran ’s wondrous wildlife and nature. This documentary features the marvels of this little-known land, nested in the Middle East . From the hot arid deserts and their shifting sands, to the breath-taking … Continue reading

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Short Film: GORILLA GIRL, 46min., USA

Animal rehabilitation expert Ann Southcombe shares over 50 years of experience raising animals. She expresses the deep emotional intelligence of our non human counterparts and the love that transcends species. Project Links  Website  Facebook  Instagram

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Director Biography – Maxwel Hohn (TADPOLES: THE BIG LITTLE MIGRATION)

Maxwel Hohn lives in the Comox Valley, Vancouver Island, BC, Canada. He is an adventurer, photographer and filmmaker with a passion for showcasing British Columbia’s stunning natural diversity. Maxwel grew up on the Sunshine Coast before travelling around the world … Continue reading

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Short Film: TADPOLES: THE BIG LITTLE MIGRATIONN, 8min., Canada

TADPOLES: The Big Little Migration is a unique mini documentary and a world first. The movie documents the incredible daily migration of the western toad tadpoles, a designated threatened species, and one that faces constant risk from urban development. Project … Continue reading

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Director Biography – John D. LeMay (COVID LANDSCAPE: BOISE, IDAHO JUNE 2020)

John D. LeMay is a documentary filmmaker in Boise known for his insatiable curiosity, love of storytelling, unique visual style and tight editing.Work and clients cover a broad range, from mini-documentaries for arts organizations, such as Boise Contemporary Theatre, Idaho … Continue reading

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Short Film: COVID LANDSCAPE: BOISE, IDAHO JUNE 2020, 5min., USA

Life in a global pandemic is surreal for us all, but creating a piece of public art on the side of a 14 story building in downtown Boise, Idaho takes it to a whole new level. Watch my latest short … Continue reading

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