Category: Life Lessons

Springtime with Obaachan – Japan

A slow moving piece documenting the subtleties / importance of family and home life on returning back to Japan last March/April 2011. Camera: Nikon D7000 Lenses: Nikkor 50mm 1.4G & …


This film is an intimate portrait of Mark Brookmire (August 2, 1951 – July 24, 2011) He has lived a solitary life for the last 20 years in a cabin …

Real Change

Life in tent encampments, vehicles, motels, and storage units – REAL CHANGE focuses on four men who sell Real Change News, a street newspaper in Seattle. Follow ROBERT, GEORGE, DANIEL, …

Lillian Schwartz

Here’s OCR’s interview with computer art pioneer Lillian Schwartz, filmed at her home in Manhattan in April, 2014. Video produced by the Office for Creative Research for the 2014 Eyeo …

30 things at 30

The Difference between he and I, when I discover what I don’t appreciate or Love, I begin to make different Choices and Change .. Harry Last year, on 5th of …


All video clips I shot as a 26 year old from August 25th, 2012 – August 25th, 2013. Looking back, it was a really nice year. I’m pretty lucky.

Me & You

On May 25, 1971, Jackie Miller and her husband brought home their son, Scott, whom they adopted. 37 years later, Scott brought his mother to StoryCorps, where they shared a …


My grandmother Elizabeth (or Gan-Gan as I called her) was a force of nature; she was wonderful. As a child she seemed to me like a visitor from another time …

Still Life

“Still Life” is a short film that seeks to find connection between creativity and everyday moments,set against the backdrop of New York City. A collaboration with Jake Oleson, “Still Life” …

Why science is NOT ‘Just a Theory’

Have you ever heard ‘evolution’ dismissed as ‘just a theory’? Is a scientific theory no different to the theory that Elvis is still alive? Jim Al-Khalili puts the record straight. …


We humans we create, we work, we stay busy from birth to death and never rest. We build, aim higher, work harder, accomplish more, and to what end? “Balance” takes …

Mark Zuckerberg: Building the Facebook Empire

Bloomberg’s “Game Changers” goes from Harvard dorm rooms to NASDAQ trading floors to reveal the Facebook CEO’s sheer and sometimes stubborn determination. (Source: Bloomberg) An original documentary series, Bloomberg Television’s …

Dayvon’s Dream

The true story of Dayvon Ross’s rise from the streets of L.A. to the NFL. Told through the eyes of his mother and the words of Kipling.

Ideas Island

I was one of the lucky creatives to be selected to stay a week on one of the Ideas Island this summer, June 2014. My first time to Sweden and …

What Ever Happen to Baby Jane?

Short Summary There are ‘work projects’, and then, there are ‘passion projects.’ This is an amazing project that, we (FILMSTERS) are deeply passionate about. We have been capturing pieces of …

How to Age Gracefully

A farewell message to CBC Radio’s WireTap. People of all ages offer words of wisdom to their younger counterparts. Based on a story originally aired on WireTap.

Timber to Tide

A new film in our maker series. Ben Harris is a traditional wooden boat builder based in Cornwall, UK. This film documents Ben Harris’ love of wood work and boat …

The Answers

If you could get answers to every question you’ve ever had about your life, what would you ask? Starring Daniel Lissing and Rose McIver Written and Directed by Michael Goode …

Uses of Envy

Animation for The School of Life based on a short piece of writing by Alain de Botton. Co-directed by Lara Lee & Hannah Jacobs Narration by Anna Martine Big help …

Mark Cuban: The best advice I never got

Billionaire entrepreneur Mark Cuban recently attended our own Ignition 2014 event in New York. After his stage chat he sat down with Business Insider Video to talk about strategy, success, …

Mark Zuckerberg’s Top 10 Rules For Success

He’s an American computer programmer and Internet entrepreneur. He’s best known as one of five co-founders of the social networking website Facebook. He’s the chairman and chief executive of Facebook, …

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Our Japan

Two weeks in Japan – Tokyo, Kyoto, Kobe, Hiroshima, Kinosaki Canon 5D MkIII (Magic …

Dumbo – 1941

Dumbo VIDEO of   Dumbo – 1941 Dumbo Original 1941 release poster Directed by …

Al Hirt

Al Hirt VIDEO of Al Hirt Al Hirt Hirt in 1966 Background information Birth …