little docs

Follow professional storytellers as they share the stories of our artworxLA students.   

Series 3

Jonathan

Produced in the span of 24hours, this film highlights artworxLA student Jonathan's admiration for music and his hopes of becoming a professional musician.

Credits:
Directed by Ze’ev Waismann
zwaismann.com | zwaismannphoto.com | IG:@zeevwaismannphoto

Dominique

Directed by Carlos Felipe, this film showcases how Dominique uses creative expression to manage mental health issues. Through artworxLA programs, Dominique has found a network of peers who have changed her negative outlook on life into a positive.

Credits:
Directed by Carlos Felipe
www.carlos-felipe.com | www.vimeo.com/felipecarlos
Editing by Cara Gordon

Alfredo

Captured by Hollywood film writer director and producer Alex Kurtzman, this film showcases Alfredo Alvarado’s passion for art, arts education, and social reform.

Credits:
Directed Alex Kurtzman
Filmed at Art Division

 

Series 2

Stephen

Filmmaker M. Blash spent an entire day with Stephen, learning about his creative process, his life, his neighborhood, and the impact artworxLA has had on his life. Watch this beautiful short film capturing their day together. Thank you Ze'ev Waismann for capturing Blanca's story!

Zion

Filmmaker Rich Lee and his partner Louise Baker Lee spent an entire day with Zion, learning about his creative process, his life, his neighborhood, and the impact artworxLA has had on his life. Watch this beautiful short film capturing their day together. Rich Lee is a music video and commercial director.

Blanca

Filmmaker Ze'ev Waismann spent an entire day with Blanca, learning about her creative process, her life, her neighborhood, and the impact artworxLA has had on her life. Watch this beautiful short film capturing their day together. Thank you Ze'ev Waismann for capturing Blanca's story!

 

Series 1

Jonathan

Filmmaker Rich Lee and his partner Louise Baker Lee spent an entire day with Jonathan, learning about his creative process, his life, his neighborhood, and the impact artworxLA has had on his life. Watch this beautiful short film capturing their day together. Rich Lee is a music video and commercial director.

Ceci

Filmmaker Steph Green and her film crew spent an entire day with Cecilia learning about her creative process, her life journey, her neighborhood, and the impact artworxLA has had on her life. Watch this beautiful short film capturing their day together. Steph Green is an Oscar nominated film director born in San Francisco.

Jose

Filmmaker Matt Tolmach and his partner Paige Tolmach spent an entire day with Jose, learning about his creative process, his journey, his neighborhood, and the impact artworxLA has had on his life. Watch this beautiful short film capturing their day together Jose first participated in artworxLA's programs in 2003, after dropping out of high school.