Event

City Of Refuge

This is a church located in the heart of Oakland, servicing the local LGBT community with strength and pride.   “Joshua is an amazing storyteller. He takes his work seriously and is able to bing a unique perspective on even the most mundane topics. I would highly recommend working with Joshua and will work with […]

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Documentary

Storm Surge Trailer

[ylwm_vimeo height=”270″ width=”495″]46911568[/ylwm_vimeo] Storm Surge is a feature length documentary project produced by Stacy Noland and directed by B Dahlia.  It tells the story of communities in redevelopment following devastating disaster.  In addition to interviewing survivors of natural disasters, tornadoes and hurricanes, we also investigated the long lasting effects the deepwater oil-spill had on the […]

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Documentary

John & Mary Gooding

[ylwm_vimeo height=”270″ width=”495″]45923840[/ylwm_vimeo] This vignette is from a feature length project titled Storm Surge about communities and redevelopment in the wake of epic disaster.  The story of John & Mary Gooding is a close look at the long reaching health effects of the deepwater horizon oil spill that forever changed the ecology of the Mississippi […]

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Documentary

Alan & Amber

This vignette is from a feature length documentary project titled Storm Surge about communities and development in the wake of epic disaster. Alan is John Gooding‘s son. Here, I found him and Amber (his girlfriend at the time) enjoying an easy Saturday afternoon.When making personal documentaries about people’s lives, I try to maintain a heightened […]

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Documentary

Rebuilding Your Community

[youtube_sc url=jG85smULyCU width=495] This vignette is from the May 22 one year anniversary of the tornado that cut a hole through the middle of Joplin.  We pulled up on this flattened lot to meet a group of friends laying down flowers of remembrance for one man’s father.  Not included in the video above is an […]

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Documentary, Student Work

Lavelt and The Devil

This short clip is from a documentary film I worked on titled Storm Surge.  Levelt talks candidly about his reasons for volunteering at Misti’s Mission where he helps with disaster relief preparations.  Its one of my favorite clips.

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