Empowering Media That Matters

Case Studies

The War Tapes Puts a Face on War

The War Tapes Puts a Face on War By Katja Wittke Download The War Tapes Case Study  and Download The War Map The War Tapes is an independent, participatory film project. The process involved...

A Teacher’s Guide to Use of Personal Essay Films

A Teacher's Guide to Use of Personal Essay Films Personal essay films have been widely diffused to teachers and community organizations, because they so powerfully evoke responses from and make...

Professor Angie Chuang on the D.C. Sniper, Race, and Otherness

Professor Angie Chuang on the D.C. Sniper, Race, and Otherness Ten years ago, people were running across parking lots in zig-zags, and they were afraid to go out in public. October marks the...

Case Study – THE LINE

Case Study - THE LINE THE LINE Producer/director Nancy Schwartzman 24 minutes, 2009  www.whereisyourline.org https://vimeo.com/4014736 THE LINE trailer from Nancy...

Case Study – OUT IN THE SILENCE

Case Study - OUT IN THE SILENCE   OUT IN THE SILENCE Producer/director Joe Wilson and Dean Hamer 65 minutes, 2009 The Out in the Silence Campaign for Fairness and Equality in Rural and Small...

Case Study – LIONESS

Case Study - LIONESS LIONESS Producer/director Meg McLagan and Daria Sommers 83 minutes, 2008.  www.lionessthefilm.com; www.pbs.org/independentlens/lioness http://youtu.be/DUo1yoU9lxs CASE...

Case Study – STATE OF FEAR: The Truth about Terrorism

Case Study - STATE OF FEAR: The Truth about Terrorism STATE OF  FEAR: The Truth about Terrorism Producer/director Pamela Yates, Paco de Onís, Peter Kinoy  94 minutes,...

Social Justice Documentary: Designing For Impact

Social Justice Documentary: Designing For Impact September 2011 Click here to view or download a PDF of this report. Report by: Jessica Clark, Center for Media & Social Impact, American...

Positive: Life with HIV: When a Film Doesn’t Receive a National PBS Broadcast

Positive: Life with HIV: When a Film Doesn't Receive a National PBS Broadcast By Janet Cole From the Making Television Matter book listed above, the outreach campaign for Positive: Life with...

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