client projects

some client work…



These Are Our Children

Exploring psychosocial trauma in Kenya, this moving documentary profiles individuals and programs that are creating solutions and a safety net for
Kenya’s orphaned and displaced children. 1st Place – Feature Documentary, Athens International Film and Video Festival.

Editor & Story Consultant
Joanne Hershfield Productions
HD, 55 min.

The “Go Team” in Haiti

The medical experts who responded to the crisis in Haiti after the January 2010 earthquake talk about the medical, logistical and emotional challenges that being there presented. Silver Winner, Web Health Awards 2010.

Johns Hopkins Medicine
HD, 8 min.

Steelers Game

Patriot’s Way

Weaving the history of the New England Patriots football team with the character of New England and the enduring passion of their fans, this keystone film is projected on a 40′ x 10′ screen at The Hall at Patriot Place. CINE Golden Eagle Award 2009.

Writer, Producer & Co-Director
Cortina Productions
35mm, 15 min.

Henri de Toulouse Lautrec

Toulouse Lautrec and Montmarte

Chronicling the stormy life and influential work of Henri Toulouse Lautrec, this film accompanied the National Gallery of Art exhibit and was broadcast on PBS. Silver Telly Award, Arts & Culture.

U.S. National Gallery of Art
16mm, 38 min.


Miss Nancy Minds Their Manners

An independent documentary featuring Nancy Rascoe, who directs a manners camp for children – “summer house parties” – at her home in North Carolina.

Editor & Story Consultant
Produced and Directed by Martha Daniels & Caroline Paxton
DV, 52 min.


Not So Big House

The Not So Big House: Home By Design

Sarah Susanka, best-selling author of The Not So Big House, engages a small studio audience with her philosophy of how and why to build better not bigger, designing homes for the way we really live today. American Public Television.

Writer, Producer & Co-Director
Cortina Productions
HD, 54 min.


IKEA Mania

A documentary reversion including original footage for the U.S. market. The story of Ingvar Kamprad and the empire he built. Discovery Times Channel.

Writer & Producer
JWM Productions
BetaSP, 42 min.


Throwing Clay

Popular series featuring Master potter Bill van Gilder who throws and hand builds functional clayware, taking viewers through each step from lump of clay to finished piece. Alternate episodes include field trips to manufacturers, galleries, potters, craft fairs, etc. DIY Network.

Series Producer, Writer & Director
HORIZON Entertainment
BetaSP, 26 x 30 min.

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Woodturning Techniques

Series featuring Master turner Dave Hout who teaches an apprentice to turn projects on the lathe. Field trips included in alternate episodes. DIY Network.

Writer, Producer & Director
HORIZON Entertainment
BetaSP, 13 x 30 min.


educational & promotional videos

Health Workers Save Lives

Advocating for health workers, IntraHealth International supports health workers in impoverished communities and remote regions around the world.

Producer & Director
Cara Mia Media
HD, 8 min.

Occupancy Sensors

Occupancy Sensors: A Common $ense Approach
to Protecting the Environment

Fortune 500 companies share their experience and expertise with a new energy saving lighting technology. Distributed by EPA and the Alliance to Save Energy.

Co-Executive Producer
The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency
BetaSP, 10 min.


Moving Yoga

First in a series of instructional videos featuring a new movement technique – dance meditation – with Julliard trained dancer Dunya Diane McPherson.

Director & Cinematographer
Dervish Society of America
DV, 55 min.


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Orlando Showhouse

The flow and details of a custom designed house are brought to life for prospective buyers and builders of these home plans.

Producer, Director & Editor
Cara Mia Media
HD, 4 min.


DIY book 2

Wheel-Thrown Pottery

Based on the hit television series, DIY’s Throwing Clay with Bill van Gilder, this step by step book details eleven projects for the potter’s wheel and gives basic instructions on settting up a clay studio.

Lark Books, A Division of Sterling Publishing
176 pages