I Am For Peace January 5, 2016

“I Am For Peace” is a 30-minute documentary that follows a group of high school students as they attempt to combat the violence on the south side of Chicago.

Different is the New Normal March 20, 2014

“Different Is the New Normal” tracks trials and triumphs of Ariel Small, a 17-year-old who has struggled with uncontrollable tics caused by Tourette Syndrome. With his permission, his mother Robin turned the camera on him to document their emotional journey to overcome the obstacles of Tourette’s in order to raise awareness about the disorder and help others living with the condition. Along the way, Ariel meets James Durbin, American Idol finalist, whose own battle with Tourette’s make him realize that…

The Colors of Cuba January 5, 2016

In this episode of “Grannies on Safari”, the Grannies explore the cities of Cienfuegos, Trinidad and Old Havana in a unique “people to people” tour of the island. Shrouded in mystery for most Americans, the visit offers a rich Caribbean discovery of cultural exchange. They attend a private jam session with one of the original Buena Vista Social Club musicians, learn to cook traditional black bean soup at a family-run “Palador”, and try their hand at making a classic “Cuban…

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