Engineers and designers bring relief to water-stricken farmers in Myanmar. One of four recipients of the 2013 Curry Stone Design Prize.
Two Italian NGOs building state-of-the-art hospitals in sub-Saharan Africa. One of four recipients of the 2013 Curry Stone Design Prize.
An Indian architecture firm that uses traditional rural building designs in its disaster relief efforts. One of four recipients of the 2013 Curry Stone Design Prize.
Architecture for Humanity
A pioneering architecture firm builds humanitarian projects around the world. One of four recipients of the 2013 Curry Stone Design Prize.
An enterprising woman brings solar-powered lighting to rural Rwanda.
Pardada Pardadi Education Society
The story of an incredible school for impoverished girls in Uttar Pradesh, India.
A short film about Jal Bagarathi, an organization helping to alleviate water shortages for villagers in the Marwar region of India.
Wastepickers of Delhi
A short film commissioned by Chintan, an organization that improves the lives of wastepickers in the slums of Delhi.
The Girls of Gashora
A visit to the Gashora Girls Academy, a school offering hope and opportunity to the best and brightest of Rwanda's young women.
San Francisco Symphony: Nathan
A portrait of an irresistibly enthusiastic cellist in the San Francisco Symphony Youth Orchestra. Produced for the Symphony's 21st Century fundraising campaign.
From Russia With Hate
Current's Christof Putzel investigates the growing neo-Nazi movement in Russia.
Winner, duPont-Columbia Award
A documentary portrait of Gonzalo Rucobo, a gang intervention specialist at Richmond High. Produced for the 2011 San Francisco Foundation Community Leadership Awards.
A profile of five-time Grammy-nominated Afro-Latin jazz virtuoso John Santos. Produced for the 2011 San Francisco Foundation Community Leadership Awards.
Documentary profile of Jordan Simmons, Artistic Director of the Eastbay Center for the Performing Arts. Produced for the 2011 San Francisco Foundation Community Leadership Awards.
Bishop Yvette Flunder
A portrait of Bishop Yvette Flunder, founder of City of Refuge, a thriving inner-city congregation in the SOMA district of San Francisco. Produced for the 2011 San Francisco Foundation Community Leadership Awards.
A documentary portrait of postmodern dance pioneer Anna Halprin. Produced for the 2011 San Francisco Foundation Community Leadership Awards.
San Francisco Symphony: Sandy
San Francisco public elementary school students learn and imagine via the music of Aaron Copland. Produced for the San Francisco Symphony's 21st Century fundraising campaign.
Rivers of Blood
Chinese villagers poisoned by water pollution from a nearby mine fight for justice with the help of an environmental lawyer.
The Search for the Head of John the Baptist
This one-hour documentary for the National Geographic Channel tracks the discovery of the possible true remains of one of Christianity's holiest figures.
Gateway to Heroin
Mariana van Zeller investigates the link between an epidemic of prescription drug abuse and burgeoning heroin addiction on the streets of Boston.
An Iraq veteran speaks frankly and movingly about the psychological aftershock of war.
This film, documenting the mysterious death of sea lions off the California coast, was shown in 2007 during the worldwide Live Earth concert tour that featured Sting, Kanye West, Black Eyed Peas, and others.
Lost in Democracy
A poignant, funny, and moving film about the Himalayan kingdom of Bhutan's transition from monarchy to democracy.
2009 Emmy nominee.
Rape on the Reservation
An investigation of the epidemic rates of sexual violence on Indian reservations.
An offbeat comedy about an awkward teenager, "Gretchen" won Best Narrative Feature at the 2006 Los Angeles Film Festival.
A peek into a middle school science class in which kids learn about nutrition by combusting a Flamin' Hot Cheetoh.
Adam Yamaguchi investigates China’s lucrative black market for tigers and tiger parts. Clip coming soon.